5 Butterflies

A book review of 5 Butterflies by Carol Pasternak Stars: **** Fitzhenry & Whiteside (2022)Children’s Nonfiction>Insects64 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: 5 Butterflies is a fascinating account of the life cycles of Monarch Butterflies, Eastern Black Swallowtails, American Ladies, Question… Read More »

The Girl Who Loved Giraffes

A book review of The Girl Who Loved Giraffes and Became the World’s First Giraffologist by Kathy Stinson Stars: ***** Fitzhenry and Whiteside (2021)Children’s Nonfiction>Animals56 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: When Anne Innis Dagg saw her first giraffe in… Read More »

Becoming a Dog Chef

A book review of Becoming a Dog Chef: Stories and Recipes to Spoil Your Pup from America’s Top Dog Chef by Kevyn Matthews Stars: **** Mango Publishing Group (2021)Animals>Pets168 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Make your own dog food… Read More »

The Underdogs

A book review The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love by Melissa Fay Greene Stars: **** Ecco (2017)Animals>Dogs352 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: THE UNDERDOGS tells the story of Karen Shirk: felled at age 24 by a neuromuscular disease and facing life as an immobile, deeply isolated and depressed,… Read More »

Cesar’s Way

A book review of Cesar’s Way: The Natural, Everyday Guide to Understanding & Correcting Common Dog Problems by Cesar Millan with Melissa Jo Peltier Stars: **** Three Rivers Press (2007)Animals>Dogs298 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Cesar Millan—nationally recognized dog expert—helps you see the world through the eyes of your dog so you… Read More »

The Tribe of Tiger

A book review The Tribe of Tiger: Cats and Their Culture by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas Stars: *** Simon & Schuster (1994) – version I readGallery Books (2001) – updated versionAnimals>Feline288 pages Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Summary: From the plains of Africa to her very own backyard, noted author and anthropologist Elizabeth Marshall Thomas… Read More »

Your Pet, Your Pill

A book review of Your Pet, Your Pill: 101 Inspirational Stories About How Pets Lead You to a Happy, Healthy and Successful Life by Margit Gabriele Muller Stars: **** HSH Press (2020)Animal Essays342 pages Disclosure: I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This post contains affiliate links. Summary: Your… Read More »