The Resource A dog called hope : the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him, Jason Morgan & Damien Lewis

A dog called hope : the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him, Jason Morgan & Damien Lewis

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A dog called hope : the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him
Title
A dog called hope
Title remainder
the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him
Statement of responsibility
Jason Morgan & Damien Lewis
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Language
eng
Summary
When special forces soldier Jason Morgan awoke from a months-long coma, he was told he'd never walk again. Discovered face-down in a Central American swamp after a jungle mission gone wrong, he had a smashed spine, collapsed lungs and countless broken bones. It was a miracle he'd even survived. Months of painful surgery followed, with Jason's life balanced on a knife-edge. Released from hospital in a wheelchair and plagued by memory loss, Jason's life fell apart. Left alone to raise his three infant sons, all hope seemed gone, until Jason met Napal, a handsome-as-hell black Labrador provided by a very special charity. With this one incredible dog at their side, Jason's life and that of his family would never be the same again. With Napal's help Jason was able to conquer his paralysis, eventually completing a marathon and winning numerous medals in the Wounded Warrior Games. More than that, this amazing service dog helped heal a family and taught Jason to be the father his kids needed him to be. A Dog Called Hope is the moving and heart-warming story of how Jason rediscovered his life's mission, his strength as a father and, through his beloved dog, his hope. It's the story of the closeness between one man and one dog like no other, and how this mesmerizing duo changed countless lives. Inspirational, tear-jerking and laugh-out-loud uplifting, this is a story that will brighten any day and warm every heart
Biography type
autobiography
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Morgan, Jason
Dewey number
636.70886
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Lewis, Damien
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  • Morgan, Jason
  • United States
  • Canine Companions for Independence (Firm)
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Men with disabilities
  • Service dogs
  • Fathers and sons
  • Disabled veterans
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A dog called hope : the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him, Jason Morgan & Damien Lewis
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 387 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781784291976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A dog called hope : the wounded warrior and the dog who dared to love him, Jason Morgan & Damien Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 387 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781784291976
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour portraits
Specific material designation
regular print

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