Books tagged: pet adoption

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Darby's Story The Life of an Adopted Dog
By Martha Steward
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Darby found himself in the city pound waiting a certain fate. When a local rescue dog group saved him, and placed Darby in a foster home. For several months Darby’s hopes were, a family would adopt him. Christmas was just around the corner. The book is simply written with adopted pets dealing with blended family issues. The content can be appreciated by adults and children.
The Dog Who Sighed
By Piso Mojado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction
I believe that readers will find that "The Dog Who Sighed" is hilarious during the first read, and even funnier the second time around (when the reader understands what the dog has been trying to tell his parents). Children will easily "get" the humor. The sad-eyed canine in this story has done almost nothing but sigh since he was adopted, and the clueless humans can't seem to understand why.
Grrracie! A Stray Dog's Tale
By Judy Cole
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction
Beaten and abandoned, an urban pup finds herself dumped by the highway in the dead of night. Told in first-canine, Grrracie dishes the details of her harrowing adventure on the run. After landing in an animal shelter, where she’s terrorized by a singing, dancing street mutt (think James Cagney Yankee Doodling his way through “Public Enemy, the Musical”), it looks like all is lost...or is it?
For Pete's Sake
By Margaret Pearce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction
Simone has fallen in love, deeply and irretrievably, but not with a boy. The centre of her life is a pup she has rescued from death row. Love has filled her life with problems. She has to talk her parents into letting her keep him. She has made rash promises on her heart, her life and her honor, anything to keep her pup.
A Few Happy Endings - Stories of overpopulation and rescue in the South
By Dog Rescuers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
With great courage, compassion and candor, three of our Paws & Claws volunteers share their stories of life as an animal rescuer in the South. Despite the neglect and abuse, within these stories are many heartwarming moments and astounding miracles in the journey of these animals' lives to their loving forever homes.
A Bunny's Tale
By Theresa Pisani
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
This tale, loosely based on a true story, follows a bunny from her original home on a country farm, into a strange household, then to a pet store in Los Angeles, where she is chosen for adoption by young woman. In addition, the authors strove to depict the daily challenges of living in a modern city as it is a place where millions of children live. The story is one of hope and has a moral.
The Lonely Parrot
By Lisa Kelley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by thewordverve. Category: Fiction
Winner of the prestigious IPPY award, "The Lonely Parrot" is a beautifully illustrated children's picture book inspired by the true-life events of JoJo, a Moustached Parakeet. JoJo was a very happy parrot who lived with Sammy, his best friend. But after a while, Sammy grew up and JoJo became very lonely and sometimes naughty. JoJo desperately wanted a new best friend. But most of all, he just want
Birds of a Feather
By Floyd Larck
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction
A whimsical look at pet adoption as seen through the eyes of an adoption prospect.
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds
By My Ebook Publishing House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Encyclopedia of Dog Breeds includes photos and descriptions of breeds from around the world. The background to each breed is detailed - its origins, development, characteristics and, where applicable, mode of working. Breed standards are given as well as care tips for looking after each breed.
Once There Was A Street Dog That Followed Me Home: The Beginning
By Elaine Campbell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
My life in animal rescue began by encountering a badly wounded dog while hiking in the Colorado Desert, the victim of a coyote. As he began his healing process, I proceeded to come across, and invite into my life, a congregation of the liveliest, sweetest and saddest homeless furry friends (and some not so furry) one would ever hope to meet. This is our story.