Saved: Rescued Animals and the Lives They Transform [NOOK Book]

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Lauded as “an extraordinarily poignant book” by Jim Harrison and called “an homage to the profound power of mutual healing” and a “definitive and compassionate book” by Susan Richards (author of Chosen by a Horse), Saved is a beautifully illustrated tribute to rescued animals who have deeply affected the people who saved them. From Phil, an ailing and unemployed foster dad to an orphaned fawn, to Walt, a retired pipe fitter whose horses helped alleviate his heartache after the death of his son, the stories in ...
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Saved: Rescued Animals and the Lives They Transform

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Overview


Lauded as “an extraordinarily poignant book” by Jim Harrison and called “an homage to the profound power of mutual healing” and a “definitive and compassionate book” by Susan Richards (author of Chosen by a Horse), Saved is a beautifully illustrated tribute to rescued animals who have deeply affected the people who saved them. From Phil, an ailing and unemployed foster dad to an orphaned fawn, to Walt, a retired pipe fitter whose horses helped alleviate his heartache after the death of his son, the stories in Saved, as Rita Mae Brown says, “prove once again that love rescues us all.”
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780786726790
  • Publisher: Da Capo Press
  • Publication date: 10/13/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 854,222
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author


Karin Winegar is an award-winning journalist who has written for many magazines and newspapers, including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Judy Olausen’s New York Times bestseller, Mother, was featured on Oprah, NPR, and the Today show.

They both live in Minnesota.

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  • Posted December 3, 2008

    Highly Recommended

    Winegar introduces us to real people who brought rescued animals in their lives without realizing that they themselves were the ones being rescued. Quietly and humbly, these animals do what they do best-- to love us, bring us out of darkness, and keep us connected with what's truly important. Winegar strikes the right note of emotion without being mawkish. Olausen's photographs are tender and intimate. A must-read for all the animals lovers in your life.

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