The Dogs of Avalon: The Race to Save Animals in Peril

The Dogs of Avalon: The Race to Save Animals in Peril

by Laura Schenone

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393073584
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 08/22/2017
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 844,056
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Laura Schenone is the author of The Dogs of Avalon, the James Beard Award-winning A Thousand Years Over a Hot Stove and The Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken. She writes for Saveur, New Jersey Monthly, and other magazines. She lives in New Jersey with her family and dog Lily.

Esther Wane is a British actor and voice-over artist who has narrated audiobooks in a variety of genres, including memoir, politics, romantic fiction, and children's literature. She has a lifelong passion for literature and can often be found browsing bookshops at any spare moment.

Table of Contents

Author's Note xi

Part I

Prologue 3

1 Wild, 1993 5

2 Gypsy Dog, 2007 27

3 Domestic, 1945-65 37

4 The Dogs of Limerick, 3965-80 45

5 Lily in the Suburbs, 2007 65

6 Dignity, 2007 81

7 Celtic Hounds 85

Part II

8 Beverly, 1983-2001 105

9 A Burning Donkey, 1987 123

10 A Grand Scheme, 1994 145

11 Rising Tide, 1994-96 157

12 Undercover, 1997-2001 183

Part III

13 Dominion 199

14 And the Sheep Came Too, 2008 209

15 Last Race at Wonderland, 2009-10 219

16 Avalon 231

17 Winners and Losers 245

Part IV

18 Changes 261

19 Miracle Worker, 2013 279

20 Paradise Is Forever, 2015 289

21 Sanctuary, 2016 299

Epilogue, Where they are today 309

Acknowledgments 315

Select Bibliography 319

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