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Good Dog - (Garden & Gun Books) by Editors of Garden and Gun & David Dibenedetto (Hardcover)

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  • Inspired by Garden & Gun magazine's popular "Good Dog" column, a rich collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions, penned by some of today's top writers, including Jon Meacham, Roy Blount, Jr, Dominique Browning, and P.J. O'Rourke.When Garden & Gun magazine debuted a column aptly named "Good Dog," it quickly became one of the publication's most popular features in print.
  • Author(s): Editors of Garden and Gun & David Dibenedetto
  • 336 Pages
  • Pets, Essays & Narratives
  • Series Name: Garden & Gun Books

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Inspired by Garden & Gun magazine s popular Good Dog column, a rich collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions, penned by some of today s top writers, including Jon Meacham, Roy Blount, Jr, Dominique Browning, and P.J. O Rourke.

When Garden & Gun magazine debuted a column aptly named Good Dog, it quickly became one of the publication s most popular features in print. Now, Editor-in-Chief David DiBennedetto (proud owner of a Boykin spaniel) and the editors of G&G have gathered the most memorable stories, as well as original pieces, in this collection of essays written by some of most notable dog owners in literature and journalism.

Good Dog offers memorable, beautifully written stories of dog ownership, companionship, friendship, and kinship. From the troublemakers who can t be fenced in to the lifelong companions who won t leave our sides, this poignant anthology showcases man s best friend through all of his most endearing and sometimes maddening attributes. By turns inspirational and humorous (just like the dogs we love), Good Dog is a must-have collection for dog lovers everywhere."



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Inspired by Garden & Gun magazine's popular "Good Dog" column, a rich collection of true stories celebrating the unique relationship between humans and their canine companions, penned by some of today's top writers, including Jon Meacham, Roy Blount, Jr, Dominique Browning, and P.J. O'Rourke.

When Garden & Gun magazine debuted a column aptly named "Good Dog," it quickly became one of the publication's most popular features in print. Now, Editor-in-Chief David DiBennedetto (proud owner of a Boykin spaniel) and the editors of G&G have gathered the most memorable stories, as well as original pieces, in this collection of essays written by some of most notable dog owners in literature and journalism.

Good Dog offers memorable, beautifully written stories of dog ownership, companionship, friendship, and kinship. From the troublemakers who can't be fenced in to the lifelong companions who won't leave our sides, this poignant anthology showcases man's best friend through all of his most endearing--and sometimes maddening--attributes. By turns inspirational and humorous (just like the dogs we love), Good Dog is a must-have collection for dog lovers everywhere.



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Garden & Gun magazine's aptly named Good Dog column is one of the publication's most popular features. Now editor in chief David DiBenedetto and the editors of Garden & Gun have gathered their favorite essays as well as original pieces for this must-read collection of dog ownership, companionship, and kinship.

By turns humorous, inspirational, and poignant, Good Dog offers beautifully crafted stories from such notable writers as P. J. O'Rourke, Jon Meacham, and Roy Blount, Jr. From the troublemakers who can't be fenced in to the lifelong companions who never leave our sides, this one-of-a-kind anthology showcases man's best friend through all of his most endearing (and maddening) attributes.



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"A sparkling collection of 51 dog stories... this selection of vignettes is varied, entertaining and frequently heartwarming." -- Kirkus Reviews

"The pieces run the gamut from heart-wrenching to hilarious... this is a wonderful compilation of well-written short narratives covering all aspects of life with dogs." -- Library Journal

"I love this book." -- Mika Brzezinski, MSNBC's "Morning Joe"

"A heartwarming collection that will please even the diehard cat-lovers among us." -- Publishers Weekly


Dimensions (Overall): 8.53 Inches (H) x 6.09 Inches (W) x 1.07 Inches (D)
Weight: 1.08 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 336
Series Title: Garden & Gun Books
Genre: Pets
Sub-Genre: Essays & Narratives
Publisher: Harper
Format: Hardcover
Author: Editors of Garden and Gun & David Dibenedetto
Language: English
Street Date: October 21, 2014
TCIN: 15846297
UPC: 9780062242358
Item Number (DPCI): 247-09-0124
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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