The Art of Racing in the Rain – Garth Stein

Meet the dog… Who will show the world… How to be Human. The New York Times bestselling novel from Garth Stein—a heart-wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope—a captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life . . . as only a dog could tell it. “Splendid.” —People “The perfect book for anyone who knows that compassion isn’t only for humans, and that the relationship between two souls who are meant for each other never really comes to ...



Life Will Be the Death of Me: . . . and you too! – Chelsea Handler

The funny, sad, super-honest, all-true story of Chelsea Handler’s year of self-discovery—featuring a nerdily brilliant psychiatrist, a shaman, four Chow Chows, some well-placed security cameras, various family members (living and departed), friends, assistants, and a lot of edibles “This will be one of your favorite books of all time.”—Amy Schumer In a haze of vape smoke on a rare windy night in L.A. in the fall of 2016, Chelsea Handler daydreams about what life will be like with a woman in the White House. And then ...



A Grand Success! – Peter Lord et al.

Aardman Animations was founded in 1972 by Peter Lord and David Sproxton. Joined by animator Nick Park in 1985, Aardman pioneered a quirky, lovable style of stop-motion animation and is behind a string of unforgettable award-winning hits including Chicken Run, the highest-grossing stop-animated film of all time, and the Wallace & Gromit series. With A Grand Success!, Lord, Sproxton, and Park tell the inside story of the 45-year history of Aardman. From their first short films, made on a lark on their kitchen table, to advertisements and music ...



The Friend – Sigrid Nunez

WINNER OF THE 2018 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018 “A beautiful book … a world of insight into death, grief, art, and love.” —Wall Street Journal “A penetrating, moving meditation on loss, comfort, memory…Nunez has a wry, withering wit.” —NPR “Dry, allusive and charming…the comedy here writes itself.” The New York Times A moving story of love, friendship, grief, healing, and the magical bond between a woman and her dog. When a woman unexpectedly loses her lifelong best friend and mentor, she finds herself ...

Abra Cadaver – Jerold Last

German shorthaired pointer Juliet returns for another featured appearance in her latest mystery novel. Abra Cadaver, a recent entry in the Roger and Suzanne mystery series, features champion show dog Juliet demonstrating her new abilities as a cadaver dog, which makes her the perfect pet for private detective Roger Bowman. The setting is a winery in a small town in Northern California’s Central Valley. Roger is hired to find a husband who goes missing a few days after his wedding. And the reader is off ...

Amish Bakery: Puppy Love – Samantha Bayarr

Can home-baked dog treats make for a recipe for love? When Gabby decides to make dog treats to lure Fireman, Ty Carter, into the bakery, she manages to win his dog’s heart, but the rambunctious puppy is more than he can chew through, mow down and shake a stick at. Can she win over the fireman, or has she stepped in a mess she can’t clean up?

Letters to Die For – Richard Houston

From a USA Today best selling author. Burned-out software engineer Jake Martin and his Golden Retriever, Fred, live in a mountain cabin far enough from Denver to escape the rat-race but not far enough to escape its crime. While remodeling an old house he uncovers a stack of love letters that will turn his world inside out.