Coco the Silver Somali. Growing up in Johannesburg, South Africa," Is a mix between a real life story and a fictional story line. Kuniko Takashi, a young lady living with her family, had been looking for a while to the right cat to bring home to her family, living in Johannesburg, South Africa. Coco creates a life around his new human family, and neighborly, animal friends along the way. The book teaches, to be friendly towards everyone, no matter what race you are, and how nature is a big part of everyones, lifestyle, and protecting nature and animals, should be part of everyones, daily life.