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A dog's purpose, W. Bruce Cameron

Label
A dog's purpose
Title
A dog's purpose
Statement of responsibility
W. Bruce Cameron
Title variation
dogs purpose
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the remarkable story of one endearing dog's search for his purpose over the course of several lives. More than just another charming dog story, A Dog's Purpose touches on the universal quest for an answer to life's most basic question: Why are we here? Surprised to find himself reborn as a rambunctious golden-haired puppy after a tragically short life as a stray mutt, Bailey's search for his new life's meaning leads him into the loving arms of eight-year-old Ethan. During their countless adventures, Bailey joyously discovers how to be a good dog. But this life as a family pet is not the end of Bailey's journey. Reborn as a puppy yet again, Bailey wonders, will he ever find his purpose? Heartwarming, insightful, and often laugh-out-loud funny, A Dog's Purpose is not only the emotional and hilarious story of a dog's many lives, but also a dog's-eye commentary on human relationships and the unbreakable bonds between man and man's best friend. This moving and beautifully crafted story teaches us that love never dies, and that every creature on earth is born with a purpose
Summary
Searching for his purpose over the course of multiple canine lives, Bailey is reborn as a golden-haired puppy after a tragic death as a stray and shares a loving bond with young Ethan before he again dies and starts over
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
356184
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cameron, W. Bruce
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mutts (Dogs)
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
adult
Label
A dog's purpose, W. Bruce Cameron
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: New York : Forge, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9781509852826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A dog's purpose, W. Bruce Cameron
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published: New York : Forge, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
333 pages
Isbn
9781509852826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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