Category Archives: Books about Dogs

My Dog Is Better Than Your Dog (Crimebiters! #1) by Tommy Greenwald, illustrated by Adam Stower

A review reposted here from PortlandBookReview.com, April 22, 2016, by Don Messerschmidt Publisher: Scholastic Press Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, Kindle Purchase: Powell’s | Amazon | IndieBound | iBooks In this book for 8- to 12-year-old kids, Jimmy lives in a … Continue reading

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My Leash on Life (book review)

Lenore Hirsch has recently published an enchanting little book, My Leash on Life: Foxy’s View of the World from a Foot off the Ground. It’s the sort of book someone of any age will enjoy, from a first-grader to young … Continue reading

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Rescue Me!

The Mountaintop School for Dogs and Other Second Chances, by Ellen Cooney. Book Review, Fiction This unique novel is all about dogs, rescued and in the process of being reoriented to a new life, and the Sanctuary, a mountaintop canine … Continue reading

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Sergeant Stubby

Book Review – Nonfiction, Canine Biography Sergeant Stubby is a biography of a dog, a stray Bull Terrier who joined the American forces in France in World War-I, and (as the sub-title puts it) “stole the heart of a nation.” … Continue reading

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Looking for BOOK REVIEWS

Looking for BOOK REVIEWS~? Scroll down in the right side column and click on BOOK REVIEW. There are several dozen reviews here for you to enjoy. And, dear reader, if you have a suggestion for a book (new or old) … Continue reading

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E.B. White On Dogs – book review

E.B. White (1899-1985) was a prominent and beloved American writer, well known for his essays in The New Yorker magazine, for a number of children’s book (Charlotte’s Web, The Trumpet of the Swan, Stuart Little, and others), and as co-author … Continue reading

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Traveling with Tyke, and a Book with Lots of Advice…

Book Review Did you know that 68% of American homes have a pet dog, for a total of over 82 million mutts living amongst us. Annually, we (collectively) spend over $53 billion (with a ‘b’) on our pets, of which … Continue reading

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