The Dog That Whispered

The Dog That Whispered

A Novel

Book - 2016
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"Bestselling author Jim Kraus returns with a heartwarming tale about a dog who has people convinced he can talk. 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: New York ; Boston : FaithWords, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781455562565
1455562564
9781455562558
Branch Call Number: FIC KRAUS, JIM
Characteristics: 323 pages ; 21 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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