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Come back, Como : winning the heart of a reluctant dog

Author: Steven Winn
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A narrative based on the author's ten-part series in the "San Francisco Chronicle" describes one man's uncommonly rich experience with a dog who wanted nothing whatsoever to do with him.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Biography
Nonfiction
Named Person: Steven Winn; Steven Winn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Winn
ISBN: 9780061802591 006180259X 0061802581 9780061802584 9780007343997 000734399X
OCLC Number: 438753646
Description: 273 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: On the loose --
How it didn't begin --
Life cycles --
The other dogs in the room --
Buon compleanno--
happy birthday --
A spirit possession --
Home makeover --
Escape clause --
The parable of the PowerBar --
Starting to surrender --
Basic training --
A social life --
The fugitive --
Crossing town --
The magic kingdom --
Cage-free --
Z --
The lake, the beach, and the bluff --
Coda: The dog at the door.
Responsibility: Steven Winn.
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"A delightful story about the joys and deeper meanings dogs bring into our lives." - Amy Tan "Even people who don't much care for dogs, and I am one, will be moved and entertained by Steven Read more...

 
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