The Scorpio Races

The Scorpio RacesIt happens at the start of every November the Scorpio Races Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line Some riders live Others die n nAt age nineteen, Sean Kendrick is the returning champion He is a young man of few words, and if he has any fears,

Breathless

Breathless1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz delivers a thrilling novel of suspense and adventure, as the lives of strangers converge around a mystery unfolding high in the Colorado mountains and the balance of the world begins to tilt In the stillness of a golden September afternoon, deep in

Lost & Found (Rocky Pelligrino, #1)

Lost & Found (Rocky Pelligrino, #1)A poignant and unforgettable tale of love, loss, and moving on with the help of one not so little dog n nRocky s husband Bob was just forty two when she discovered him lying cold and lifeless on the bathroom floor and Rocky s world changed forever Quitting her job, chopping off all her ha

The Art of Racing in the Rain

The Art of Racing in the RainEnzo knows he is different from other dogs a philosopher with a nearly human soul and an obsession with opposable thumbs , he has educated himself by watching television extensively, and by listening very closely to the words of his master, Denny Swift, an up and coming race car driver n nThrough D

A Dog's Purpose (A Dog's Purpose, #1)

A Dog's Purpose (A Dog's Purpose, #1)This is the remarkable story of one endearing dog s search for his purpose over the course of several lives More than just another charming dog story, this touches on the universal quest for an answer to life s most basic question Why are we here n nSurprised to find himself reborn as a rambunctio

Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl

Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His GirlWhen biologist Stacey O Brien first met a four day old baby barn owl with nerve damage in one wing, she knew he had no hope of surviving on his own in the wild, so gave him a permanent home living with her This is the funny, poignant story of their two decades together n nOn Valentine s Day 1985, bi

Ape House

Ape HouseSam, Bonzi, Lola, Mbongo, Jelani, and Makena are no ordinary apes These bonobos, like others of their species, are capable of reason and carrying on deep relationships but unlike most bonobos, they also know American Sign Language.Isabel Duncan, a scientist at the Great Ape Language Lab, doesn t

A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray (Scholastic Gold)

A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray (Scholastic Gold)Newbery Honor author Ann Martin s heartwrenching and heartwarming Kirkus dog story, now in paperback, with After Words bonus material.Squirrel and her brother Bone begin their lives in a toolshed behind someone s summer house Their mother nurtures them and teaches them the many skills they will

You Had Me at Woof: How Dogs Taught Me the Secrets of Happiness

You Had Me at Woof: How Dogs Taught Me the Secrets of HappinessThe hilarious and heartfelt chronicle of a woman learning the secrets of love, health, and happiness from some very surprising teachers her dogs n nJulie Klam was thirty, single, and working as a part time clerk in an insurance company, wondering if she would ever meet the man she could spend the r

Chosen by a Horse

Chosen by a HorseThe horse Susan Richards chose for rescue wouldn t be corralled into her waiting trailer Instead Lay Me Down, a former racehorse with a foal close on her heels, walked right up that ramp and into Susan s life This gentle creature malnourished, plagued by pneumonia and an eye infection had endured

A Good Dog: The Story of Orson, Who Changed My Life

A Good Dog: The Story of Orson, Who Changed My LifePeople who love dogs often talk about a lifetime dog I d heard the phrase a dozen times before I came to recognize its significance Lifetime dogs are dogs we love in especially powerful, sometimes inexplicable ways Jon Katz n nIn this gripping and deeply touching book, bestselling author Jon Kat