From New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz comes a wise, uplifting, and poignant memoir of finding love against all odds, and the power of second chances for both people and dogs.
"I had no idea that Frieda would enter my life and alter it in the most profound way, but that's one of the beautiful things about animals. They change you, and you almost never see it coming."
"No one speaks the language of a dog like best-selling author Jon Katz. His latest heartwarming memoir about finding love after struggling through a broken relationship . . . gives testament to how dogs can make us better human beings."--The Free Lance-Star " An] intimate story of falling in love with a woman and her extremely protective pet dog . . . Bittersweet in its telling, Katz reminds readers of the importance of human and animal connections."--Kirkus Reviews
"In this heartwarming story of love and redemption . . . dogs and humans alike get second chances at life, love, and growth. . . . This moving work is recommended for readers who want a true-life love story, for dog lovers seeking a book with a happy ending (the dog doesn't die ), for seniors who think that receiving a Medicare card means that love is out of the question, and for dog trainers who want to learn more about Katz's philosophy of dog training."--Library Journal "The story Katz] tells gives hope that no animal is beyond help, as long as enough love and patience are thrown in."--Minneapolis Star Tribune
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- ISBN-13: 9780345531186
- ISBN-10: 0345531183
- Publisher: Random House Trade
- Publish Date: September 2014
- Dimensions: 7.9 x 5.2 x 0.7 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.55 pounds
- Page Count: 288