Here are a few books that have entertained, educated, and enlightened me so far this year. (The asterisks refer to reviews posted under "What's New"on www.booksforanimallovers.com). Go to the site to read more about those titles in particular, but others are available as well.)
THE ART OF RACING IN THE RAIN For straight-up dog profundity and raising of the hackles over humans inhumanity, this is a winner. But also a comforting story of mortality and immortality.
THE STORY OF EDGAR SAWTELLE An intense tale that I found riveting and thoroughly engrossing. I even read portions to Katrina. She agreed.
*PAINTED HORSES *THE MOUNTAINTOP SCHOOL FOR DOGS *PAW AND ORDER (because we all need some healthy doses of fun sometimes!)
*PART WILD *CATS & DAUGHTERS *WAR OF THE WHALES *LAST CHAIN ON BILLIE *HAACHI AND LITTLE B