Paws of Courage True Tales of Heroic Dogs That Protect and Serve by Nancy Furstinger
  

Paws of Courage True Tales of Heroic Dogs That Protect and Serve

Written by Nancy Furstinger
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RRP £8.99

Synopsis

Paws of Courage True Tales of Heroic Dogs That Protect and Serve by Nancy Furstinger

Modern wars recruit more than just human soldiers. Our canine companions also serve in the line of duty and under fire, whether helping police protect our home turf or accompanying soldiers on missions abroad. Readers will cheer for the hero dogs featured in this collection, profiled with stunning photos and inspiring tales of bravery, friendship, heroism, and devotion. Their touching stories are sure to inspire animal lovers everywhere.

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The bonds between more than 20 military and law enforcement dogs and their handlers are lovingly and proudly shown in this compact, fact- and photo-filled offering. [This book]... addresses a wide range of interests and age levels and will make readers want to go home and hug the doggie heroes in own their lives -- Booklist

About the Author

NANCY FURSTINGER has been speaking up for animals since she learned to talk, and she hasn't shut up yet. She is the author of many books on her favorite topic: animals! Nancy has been a feature writer for a daily newspaper, a managing editor of trade and consumer magazines, and an editor at two children's book publishing houses. She shares her home with big dogs and house rabbits (all rescued), and also volunteers and fosters pets for several animal organizations. This is her first book for National Geographic.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
160 pages

Author

Nancy Furstinger
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Publisher

National Geographic Kids

Publication date

12th April 2016

ISBN

9781426323775


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