Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
WOOF - A book of happiness for dog lovers
WOOF - A Book of Happiness for Dog Lovers Edited by
Anouska Jones 1 October 2016, RRP $29.99 hb Exisle Publishing
Dogs have a
way of making our lives feel complete. They’re there for us through good times
and bad, with their wholehearted engagement in life a lesson to us all on
living in the moment.
is a compendium of delightful quotes that capture the essence of our affection
for these wonderful animals. Some are by famous people (Aldous Huxley, Mark
Twain, Charles M. Schulz, Milan Kundera, G.K. Chesterton), others not; some are
philosophical, others light-hearted — all are memorable. Accompanied by
beautiful photography, and presented in a high-quality gift format, this is a
collection of quotes to treasure.
ABOUT THE EDITOR
Jones is a dog-loving book editor and publisher, who has worked in publishing
for over twenty years. She compiled the quotes from a range of sources, in
between teaching her two new puppies to behave nicely in her office.