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Travels with Casey

Author: Benoit Denizet-Lewis
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2014.
Series: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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"I don't think my dog likes me very much," New York Times Magazine writer Benoit Denizet-Lewis confesses at the beginning of his journey with his nine-year-old Labrador-mix, Casey. Over the next four months, thirty-two states, and 13,000 miles in a rented motor home, Denizet-Lewis and his canine companion attempt to pay tribute to the most powerful interspecies bond there is, in the country with the highest rate of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benoit Denizet-Lewis
ISBN: 9781410471512 1410471519
OCLC Number: 879248486
Notes: Reprint of: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.
"My journey through our dog-crazy country"--Cover.
Description: 551 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: In which Casey hates the RV --
In which dog-loving humans (okay, New Yorkers) behave badly --
In which Casey and I encounger cats, cows, PETA, and the "Dog-Poop Lady" --
In which I drive down Hillbilly Circle, up Wit's End Way, and Past Hell for Certain Road --
In which Florida isn't nearly as awful as I expected it to be --
In which I cry over dogs in West Texas, hire a bed bug exterminator in New Mexico, and meet gay cowboys in Colorado --
In which Casey gets a little sister --
In which I hang out with Cesar Millan, homeless teenagers, and my former middle school English teacher turned dog masseur --
In which we hightail it home, with some heartbreak along the way.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print nonfiction series.
Responsibility: Benoit Denizet-Lewis.

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"I don't think my dog likes me very much," New York Times Magazine writer Benoit Denizet-Lewis confesses at the beginning of his journey with his nine-year-old Labrador-mix, Casey. Over the next four months, thirty-two states, and 13,000 miles in a rented motor home, Denizet-Lewis and his canine companion attempt to pay tribute to the most powerful interspecies bond there is, in the country with the highest rate of dog ownership in the world. On the way, Denizet-Lewis meets an irresistible cast of dogs and dog-obsessed humans.

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