Monthly Archives: February 2013

BOOK REVIEW: Without Rain…

‘Without Rain There Can Be No Rainbows, a Multimedia Memoir’ by Ryan Chin (Portland, Oregon: SolChin Media Group, 2011). I came across this book almost by accident, at an evening get together of members of the Oregon Writers’ Colony. We … Continue reading

Posted in BOOK REVIEW, Books about Dogs | Leave a comment

A BIG RED BOOK OF DOGS

The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs, by The New Yorker and Malcolm Gladwell (Random House, 2012). Reviewed by Don Messerschmidt. At our house, when this book showed up over Christmas, everyone wanted to borrow it! Hold on there folks. I’ve got … Continue reading

Posted in BOOK REVIEW, Books about Dogs | Tagged | Leave a comment

BEST DOG BOOK OF 2012

‘Lipstick and the Leash’  by Camilla Gray-Nelson The Dog Writers Association of America held its annual meeting in Manhattan on February 13, 2013. That evening they presented Camilla Gray-Nelson with top honors, naming her book, LIPSTICK AND THE LEASH: DOG … Continue reading

Posted in An Award Winning Book, BOOK REVIEW, Books about Dogs | 1 Comment

“Adam and Dog” by Minkyu Lee

This short film has been nominated for an Academy Award. For dog people, this is a ‘must see’! Access it online at http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=hq0-i8GQbgw . <<>> Enjoy! 

Posted in Canine Art, Dogs in Film | Leave a comment

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Part Wild: Caught Between the Worlds of Wolves and Dogs’ by Ceiridwen Terrill (Scribner, 2011; ISBN 978-1-4516-3481-5) Want to raise a wolfdog? This fascinating read convinced me why I don’t!… ‘Part Wild’ is a detailed memoir that reveals … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | 1 Comment

DOGS OF COURAGE (Book Review)

‘Dogs of Courage: The Heroism and Heart of Working Dogs Around the World’, by Lisa Rogak (St Martin’s Griffon, 2012. ISBN-13: 978-1250021762).  The market is flooded with books about beloved pets since the success of John Grogan’s best-selling ‘Marley & Me’ … Continue reading

Posted in BOOK REVIEW, Books about Dogs, Dogs in the News | Leave a comment

FOUR-LEGGED MIRACLES

‘Four-Legged Miracles: Heartwarming Tales of Lost Dogs’ Journeys Home’, by Brad & Sherry Steiger (St. Martin’s Griffin, 2013), tells many stories of lost dogs who have come home again…. As the authors say about the dogs they write about that … Continue reading

Posted in BOOK REVIEW, Books about Dogs, Dogs in the News | Leave a comment