Abrams Publishing-The Five Lives Of Our Cat Zook. Oona and her brother, Fred, love their cat, Zook, but Zook is sick. Oona tells the stories of his previous lives while conspiring to break Zook out of the vet's office. Author: Joanne Rocklin. Softcover; 240 pages. Published Year: 2012. ISBN 978-1-4197-0525-0. Made in USA.