While pending further investigation for possible tampering with video, this youtube item, submitted by Baker & Taylor liason Erik Riesenberg, is pretty amazing. Erik’s cat, Bailey, sibling of former Random House Pet of the Month Violet Amber Applewhite, has apparently invented some kind of hair-enhancement machine in Erik’s garage. As you will see in the video […]

Congratulations to this month’s winner, Erik Riesenberg’s cat, Violet Amber Applewhite. Violet is a Maine Coon with a “verve for life” who’s approximately the size of Maine and acts “like an exiled Russian princess.” In the spring she loves waterskiing on Lake Placid, but until then, she’s happy inside watching recorded episodes of American Idol. […]