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8 Books for Dog Lovers

Last week I talked about 8 of my most beloved dogs in literature, but dogs are sometimes more than just characters. Sometimes they are the narrators, main characters and the heros of the story.

Writing from another person’s point of view is difficult as it is, but the challenge really gets intense when you try to write from a dog’s perspective. Writing a story from the view point of a dog requires the author to not only have an intense love of dogs I think, but also a deep understanding of them, their behavior, their mind; it takes a lot of time, study and observation to get their voice right.

Here are some books you just shouldn’t pass up if you are a dog lover…

8 of My Most Loved Dogs in Literature

I have dogs on my mind this week. One of my dogs is ill and I can’t seem to see or think beyond dogs for now, so I figured I might as well write about them this week. 🙂

Before I got any dogs of my own, over the years I fell in love with so many dogs I met in books and stories. They stole my heart with their naughtiness, courage, strength and loyalty. They each had personality and oh, how it shone through.

Here are eight dogs I have loved over the years…