Entries Tagged as 'Kindness to Animals'

Gowanus Dogs

August 3rd, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Dark subject matter and equally dark drawings comprise Gowanus Dogs, the story of a family of homeless dogs and the homeless man who changes their lives and whose life is in turn changed through knowing them. Though the illustrations remain in the same shades-of-grey tenor throughout the book, our spirits are lifted by […]

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Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine, and a Miracle

October 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Several years ago, Nubs was living in a remote border fort in Western Iraq when he developed a relationship with members of a U.S. Border Transition Team stationed there — in particular, Major Brian Dennis.  Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine and a Miracle chronicles the story of what […]

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Kids Making a Difference for Animals

October 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By CAROLYN M. MULLIN When talking to kids about animals, something I like to ask them is how they can help creatures big and small.  “I can be a veterinarian.” “I adopted my dog from the shelter.” These are the more common responses. But in Kids Making a Difference for Animals, readers will be […]

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Above All, Be Kind

April 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JACQUELINE BODNAR Zoe Weil has penned a list of books that aim to make the world a better place. With this one, she goes right to the heart by trying to reach the children through their parents. Those parents who want to raise the next generation to be compassionate, caring individuals will want […]

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