A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home: Lessons in the Good Life from an Unlikely Teacher (Large Print / Hardcover)

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A layabout mutt turned therapy dog leads her owner to a new understanding of the good life. At loose ends with her daughter leaving home and her husband on the road, Halpern decides to give herself and Pransky, her Labradoodle, a new lease on life by getting certified as a therapy dog team.

About the Author


Sue Halpern is the author of five previous books. Her writing has appeared in "The New York Review of Books," "The New York Times Magazine," "Time," "The New Yorker," "Parade," "Rolling Stone," and "Glamour," among others. She has been a Rhodes Scholar and a Guggenheim Fellow and is a scholar in residence at Middlebury College. She lives with her husband, the writer Bill McKibben, and Pransky in Ripton, Vermont.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781410459947
ISBN-10: 1410459942
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Thorndike Press
Publication Date: September 11th, 2013
Pages: 317
Language: English
Series: Thorndike Nonfiction