Storey Publishing-Workman Publishing: Unlikely Heroes. Read stories of the surprising emotional bonds that exist between animals of different species. Animals who act with surprising altruism, like the feral male cat who risked everything to protect a kitten in a tornado. This book contains thirty-seven compelling stories illustrated with heartwarming full-color photographs. Author: Jennifer S. Holland. Hardcover; 256 pages. Published Year: 2014. ISBN 978-0-7611-7441-7. Imported.