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The Art of Racing in the Rain
The Art of Racing in the Rain
by Garth Stein
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After the umpteenth customer recommended this book to me, I made it my book club pick. The first few lines made me a bit nervous (because it could have gone so terribly wrong, you see), but I was laughing and crying within the first three pages. I... (read more)

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Following Atticus: Forty-Eight High Peaks, One Little Dog, and an Extraordinary Friendship (P.S.)
Following Atticus: Forty-Eight High Peaks, One Little Dog, and an Extraordinary Friendship (P.S.)
by Tom Ryan
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After a close friend died of cancer, middle-aged, overweight, acrophobic newspaperman Tom Ryan decided to pay tribute to her in a most unorthodox manner. Ryan and his friend, miniature schnauzer Atticus M. Finch, would attempt to climb all forty-eight of... (read more)

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All Creatures Great and Small
All Creatures Great and Small
by James Herriot
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The classic multimillion copy bestseller Delve into the magical, unforgettable world of James Herriot, the world's most beloved veterinarian, and his menagerie of heartwarming, funny, and tragic animal patients. For over thirty years, generations of... (read more)

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One Good Dog
One Good Dog
by Susan Wilson
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Acclaimed author Susan Wilson brings us a touching yet unblinkingly authentic tale of loss and rediscovery, of true friendship and learning whats truly important in life. One note. Three words. And Adam Marchs well-ordered life and well-laid plans are... (read more)

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All Things Wise and Wonderful
All Things Wise and Wonderful
by James Herriot
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Readers adored his tales as a Yorkshire animal doctor in All Creatures Great and Small and All Things Bright and Beautiful-- now James Herriot treats us to another delightful volume of memoirs rich with his own brand of humor and wisdom. In the midst of... (read more)

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Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals
Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals
by Rupert Sheldrake
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How do cats know when it's time to go to the vet, even before the cat carrier comes out? How do dogs know when their owners are returning home at unexpected times? How can horses find their way back to the stable over completely unfamiliar terrain? With... (read more)

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Merle's Door: Lessons from a Freethinking Dog
Merle's Door: Lessons from a Freethinking Dog
by Ted Kerasote
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Because I love dogs, Merle's Door was my favorite book this year. Merle lives with his owner, Ted, in the Grand Tetons. (He "found" Ted on one of Ted's many hunting explorations.) This book is a beautiful record of the relationship of a true wilderness... (read more)

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Fur Person
Fur Person
by May Sarton
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A delightful, whimsical tale — one of the most popular books for cat lovers ever written, now newly illustrated. May Sarton's fictionalized account of her cat Tom Jones's life and adventures prior to making the author's acquaintance begins with... (read more)

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All Creatures Great and Small
All Creatures Great and Small
by James Herriot
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Take an unforgettable journey through the English countryside and into the homes of its inhabitants-- four-legged and otherwise-- with the world's best-loved animal doctor. For over 25 years-- since All Creatures Great and Small was first published... (read more)

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A Dog's Purpose
A Dog's Purpose
by W Bruce Cameron
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This is the remarkable story of one endearing dogs search for his purpose over the course of several lives. More than just another charming dog story, A Dogs Purpose touches on the universal quest for an answer to life's most basic question: Why are we... (read more)

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Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-And-Rescue Dog
Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-And-Rescue Dog
by Susannah Charleson
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Susannah Charleson had always lived in a houseful of dogs, having rescued many from shelters and pounds. But in the wake of the Oklahoma City Federal Building bombing, she became intrigued by a newspaper photograph of a diligent search and rescue dog... (read more)

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The Art of Racing in the Rain
The Art of Racing in the Rain
by Garth Stein
Staff Pick
After the umpteenth customer recommended this book to me, I made it my book club pick. The first few lines made me a bit nervous (because it could have gone so terribly wrong, you see), but I was laughing and crying within the first three pages. I... (read more)

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Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-And-Rescue Dog
Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-And-Rescue Dog
by Susannah Charleson
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An unforgettable memoir from a search-and-rescue pilot and her spirited canine partner   In the wake of the Oklahoma City bombing, Susannah Charleson clipped a photo from the newspaper of an exhausted canine handler, face buried in the fur of his... (read more)

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A dog's life
A dog's life
by Peter Mayle
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The bestsellling author of A Year in Provence and Hotel Pastis now surveys his territory from a differnt vantage point: the all-fours perspective of his dog, Boy--a dog whose personality is made up of equal parts Boswell and Dr. Johnson, Mencken and A. A.... (read more)

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A Three Dog Life
A Three Dog Life
by Abigail Thomas
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This is not a dog story (although Abby does have three dogs who are important to her). Instead, it is the honest depiction of how a woman named Abigail Thomas survived the shattering loss of her happy marriage when her husband is hit by a car and... (read more)

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I'm Not the Biggest Bitch in This Relationship: Hilarious, Heartwarming Tales about Man's Best Friend from America's Favorite Humorists
I'm Not the Biggest Bitch in This Relationship: Hilarious, Heartwarming Tales about Man's Best Friend from America's Favorite Humorists
by Wade Rouse
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An anthology of bark-out-loud original essays about dogs from some of today's most popular writers. Critically acclaimed memoirist Wade Rouse has gathered some of America's best known humorists- authors, comedians, and actors-to offer biting commentary... (read more)

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What a Difference a Dog Makes: Big Lessons on Life, Love and Healing from a Small Pooch
What a Difference a Dog Makes: Big Lessons on Life, Love and Healing from a Small Pooch
by Dana Jennings
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DANA JENNINGS is currently a feature writer at the New York Times and writes a popular weekly column about coping with prostate cancer and its aftermath for the Times’s “Well” blog. He is the author of five previous books, most recently... (read more)

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The Possibility Dogs: What a Handful of "Unadoptables" Taught Me about Service, Hope, and Healing
The Possibility Dogs: What a Handful of "Unadoptables" Taught Me about Service, Hope, and Healing
by Susannah Charleson
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An inspiring story that shows how dogs can be rescued, and can rescue in return. With her critically acclaimed, bestselling first book, Scent of the Missing, Susannah Charleson was widely praised for her unique insight into the kinship between humans and... (read more)

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Homer's Odyssey
Homer's Odyssey
by Gwen Cooper
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Once in nine lives, something extraordinary happens... The last thing Gwen Cooper wanted was another cat. She already had two, not to mention a phenomenally underpaying job and a recently broken heart. Then Gwens veterinarian called with a story about a... (read more)

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A Street Cat Named Bob: And How He Saved My Life
A Street Cat Named Bob: And How He Saved My Life
by James Bowen
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The Instant New York Times Bestseller! James is a street musician struggling to make ends meet.Bob is a stray cat looking for somewhere warm to sleep.  When James and Bob meet, they forge a never-to-be-forgotten friendship that has been charming... (read more)

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