Monday, November 25, 2019

Seven Great New Books for Dog Lovers

By Lynn Hutchins, Central Library

What are your favorite dog books? Many classics probably come to mind such as Lassie Come-Home, The Call of the Wild, and Marley & Me. The list doesn’t have to stop there. Here are some recent releases recommended for dog lovers.

Bark of Night by David Rosenfelt (fiction) – A legal mystery with humor and dogs about Paterson lawyer Andy Carpenter who discovers that someone left a perfectly healthy French bulldog at the vet’s with instructions to put the dog down.

Biloxi: A Novel by Mary Miller (fiction) - A funny story about a down-on-his-luck guy, Louis, who can’t catch a break until he meets a very good dog named Layla.

Dog is Love by Clive D. L. Wynne (nonfiction) – A great read for anyone who has ever loved a dog and experienced the wonder of being loved back.

A Dog’s Way Home by W. Bruce Cameron (fiction) – The story of one endearing dog's journey home after she is separated from her beloved human.

Extraordinary Dogs by Liz Stavrinides and John Schlimm (nonfiction) – A beautiful photo book featuring the profiles of over 50 dogs responsible for heroic feats.

Our Dogs, Ourselves: The Story of a Singular Bond by Alexandra Horowitz (nonfiction) – An entertaining examination and celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious dog owner and science-lover alike.

Tomorrow: A Novel by Damian Dibben (fiction) – The story of a dog who must travel across centuries in search of the man who granted him immortality.

1 comment:

Gina W. said...

Thanks for the great dog books!

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