Cleo: How an Uppity Cat Helped Heal a Family

Helen Brown wasn t a cat person, but her nine year old son Sam was So when Sam heard a woman telling his mum that her cat had just had kittens, Sam pleaded to go and see them Helen s heart melted as Sam held one of the kittens in his hands with a look of total adoration In a trice the deal was

Amazing Gracie: A Dog's Tale

It was love at first sight Amid the frenzied barking and prancing of a house full of Great Danes, one pup was shivering in the corner Gracie But when Dan Dye reached her, she struggled to her feet like a clumsy foal, raised her forehead to his, and announced, as clearly as if she had actually

Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love

The beloved New York Times bestselling story of a puppy brought back from the brink of death, and the family he adopted.In 2002, Larry Levin and his twin sons, Dan and Noah, took their terminally ill cat to the Ard Animal Hospital outside Philadelphia to have the beloved pet put to sleep What

The Elephant Whisperer

When South African conservationist Lawrence Anthony was asked to accept a herd of rogue elephants on his Thula Thula game reserve in South Africa, his commonsense told him to refuse But he was the herd s last chance of survival notorious escape artists, they would all be killed if Lawrence

A Wolf Called Romeo

The unlikely true story of a six year friendship between a wild, oddly gentle black wolf and the people and dogs of Juneau, Alaska No stranger to wildlife, Nick Jans had lived in Alaska for nearly thirty years But when one evening at twilight a lone black wolf ambled into view not far from his

The Second-Chance Dog: A Love Story

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

Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives

Welcome to the savage and surprising world of Zoo Story, an unprecedented account of the secret life of a zoo and its inhabitants, both animal and human Based on six years of research, the book follows a handful of unforgettable characters at Tampa s Lowry Park Zoo an alpha chimp with a weakness