The Dog That Whispered

The Dog That Whispered

Large Print - 2016
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Wilson Steele is a single professor and Vietnam veteran who likes living alone, insisting it's too late for him to have a family. His mother disagrees. When she impulsively adopts a rescued black lab mix, she insists Thurman is special, and has whispered of the coming of grandchildren. Wilson brushes the notion off as fantasy. When his mother learns of her retirement community's 'no pets' policy, she forces Wilson to take the lovable dog. Wilson notices Thurman's growls do sound like words, but he knows he's just projecting his own thoughts on the animal. If Wilson is talking to neighbors on their walks, and spending time with Emily, a widow with three children, it isn't because Thurman encouraged him. After all, everyone knows dogs can't talk can they?
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2016
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 1410494659 (large print) (hardcover)
9781410494658 (large print) (hardcover)
Branch Call Number: LP FIC KRAUS
Characteristics: large print,rda
423 pages (large print) ; 23 cm

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ednadenbreejen
Aug 24, 2017

another wonderful story from Kraus, breathing new life into the healing power of dogs for their owners, and showing the way to deeper truths.

SCL_Leanne Aug 06, 2017

Everyone knows dogs can't talk... or can they?

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BLACKSQUIRREL_1
Jun 28, 2016

Loved this book. Dog lovers will enjoy and want their own Thurman, if they don't already have one.

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