The Dogs of Christmas

The Dogs of Christmas

Book - 2013
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While nursing a broken heart, Josh Michaels is outraged when a neighbor abandons his very pregnant dog, Lucy, at Josh's Colorado home. But Josh can't resist Lucy's soulful brown eyes, and though he's never had a dog before, he's determined to do the best he can for Lucy--and her soon-to-arrive, bound-to-be-adorable puppies. 

Soon in over his head, Josh calls the local animal shelter for help, and meets Kerri, a beautiful woman with a quick wit and a fierce love for animals. As Kerri teaches Josh how to care for Lucy's tiny puppies and gets them ready to be adopted through the shelter's "Dogs of Christmas" program, Josh surprises himself by falling for her.

But he's fallen even harder for his new furry family, which has brought incredible joy into Josh's life. He barely has time to sit down, between chasing after adventurous Sophie and brave Oliver, but when he does, his lap is quickly filled by the affectionate Lola. And Rufus and Cody's strong bond makes Josh wonder about his own relationships with his family. 

With Christmas and the adoption date looming, Josh finds himself wondering if he can separate himself from his beloved puppies. At odds with Kerri, Josh isn't willing to lose her, but doesn't know how to set things right. Can a surprise litter of Christmas puppies really change one man's life?

W. Bruce Cameron's The Dogs of Christmas is a charming and heartwarming holiday tale that explores the power of love, trust, and a basket full of puppies.

Publisher: New York : Forge, 2013
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780765330550
Characteristics: 238 p


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Feb 05, 2019

If you like puppies and Hallmark Christmas movies you will love this book...and also you are bff material

Jun 12, 2017

He should stick to writing from the dog's point of view.

Dec 10, 2016

A delightful story about Josh and the abandoned puppies that enter his life shortly after he agrees to take care of his neighbors pregnant dog. Filled with misadventures and his falling in love with the pups. Warm and heart filled tale.

May 10, 2015

It is so cute I want to read it I'm going put a hold on it.

Dec 15, 2014

loved this hard to put down book. Funny and adorable puppy info too

Sep 18, 2014

What a good read. I laughed out loud and had some tears, too. Stayed up way too late but just couldn't stop reading. Loved the description of pups meeting Waldo.

Mar 02, 2014

Wonderful' heartwarming story!

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Oct 09, 2019

white_wolf_1351 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 13 and 33


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