Sunday, November 2, 2008

Leanin' Dog

Leanin' Dog by K. A. Nuzum
In wintry Colorado during the 1930s, eleven-year-old Dessa Dean mourns the death of her beloved mother, but the arrival of an injured dog and the friendship they form is just what they need to change their lives forever.

2 comments:

Kim Dare said...

...This is a beautiful story in which friendship and the power of being needed trump despair

Kirkus Reviews said...

...Gritty and engaging.