Off the Leash Diary 2017

Author: Rupert Fawcett

Publisher: Frances Lincoln

ISBN: 9780711237971

Category: Pets

Page: 128

View: 6455

This is the diary for dog lovers everywhere. With a week to view layout and plenty of space for notes, as well as cartoons and black and white illustrations throughout the flexibound Off the Leash Diary 2017 will keep you amused all year long.

Off The Leash: A Dog's Best Friend

Author: Rupert Fawcett

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 1447268091

Category: Pets

Page: N.A

View: 732

In its first year as a daily cartoon blog on Facebook, Off The Leash developed a regular daily following of half a million dog lovers from around the world, and has become a place where people who are passionate about pooches share anecdotes, pictures and jokes. Capturing the secret thoughts and dreams of dogs, Rupert Fawcett's cartoons are brilliantly observed - and touchingly true to life. As well as the best dog photos sent in by fans, Off The Leash: A Dog's Best Friend rounds up a second selection of touching, hilarious drawings of dogs of every size, shape and breed doing what they do best: stealing beds, out-smarting cats and questing for the perfect stick . . .

The Dog Walker's Diary

Author: Kathryn Donahue

Publisher: North Star Editions, Inc.

ISBN: 1635839033

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 7263

Just as Scheherazade told tales each night to a sleepless king with no love in his heart, Annie Doherty leaves stories on the kitchen counter of Daniel Ashe, an insomniac who believes he is incapable of falling in love.

The Puppy Diaries

Raising a Dog Named Scout

Author: Jill Abramson

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1429996927

Category: Pets

Page: 256

View: 3837

An instructive and marvelously entertaining chronicle of a puppy's first year, by the executive editor of The New York Times One sparkling summer day, Jill Abramson brought home a nine-week-old golden retriever named Scout. Over the following year, as she and her husband raised their adorable new puppy, Abramson wrote a hugely popular column for The New York Times's website about the joys and challenges of training this rambunctious addition to their family. Dog-lovers from across the country inundated her with e-mails and letters, and the photos they sent in of their own dogs became the most visited photo album on the Times's site in 2009. Now Abramson has gone far beyond the material in her column and written a detailed and deeply personal account of Scout's first year. Part memoir, part manual, part investigative report, The Puppy Diaries continues Abramson's intrepid reporting on all things canine. Along the way, she weighs in on such issues as breeders or shelters, adoption or rescue, raw diet or vegan, pack-leader gurus like Cesar Millan or positive-reinforcement advocates like Karen Pryor. What should you expect when a new puppy enters your life? With utterly winning stories and a wealth of practical information, The Puppy Diaries provides an essential road map for navigating the first year of your dog's life.

Off The Leash: It's a Dog's Life

Author: Rupert Fawcett

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 075226575X

Category: Pets

Page: N.A

View: 3749

In its first year as a daily cartoon blog on Facebook, Off The Leash developed a regular daily following of half a million dog lovers from around the world, and has become a place where people who are passionate about pooches share anecdotes, pictures and jokes. Capturing the secret thoughts and dreams of dogs, Rupert Fawcett's cartoons are brilliantly observed - and touchingly true to life. This third book, Off The Leash: It's A Dog's Life, celebrates the wonderful world we create for our dogs - from the gloriously cheeky pooches who steal our sofa space, out-smart cats and wrap us around their little paws, to the adoring four-legged friends who want nothing more than our complete and undivided attention. Featuring dogs of every size, shape and breed, these cartoons delightfully capture the glorious relationships between dogs and their owners.

The Mutts Winter Diaries

Author: Patrick McDonnell

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

ISBN: 1449475639

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 176

View: 5705

It’s wintertime for our favorite furry friends, Earl and Mooch, and they have a lot to do to get ready to hibernate: Step 1: Fill their bellies with shnacky shnacks. Step 2: Cozy up on their people’s warm laps. Or maybe instead of hibernating, Mooch and Earl will help Shtinky Puddin’, Bip and Bop, and the rest of their buddies enjoy the beautiful and magical winter season. Take a peek at The Mutts Winter Diaries to find out. You can help your animal friends, too! Check out the More to Explore section in the back of TheMutts Winter Diaries to find out how you can make sure winter critters stay warm and full of shnacks through the cold, snowy months.

On the Prowl

The Secret Life of Cats

Author: Rupert Fawcett

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 0752266160

Category: Humor

Page: N.A

View: 1548

On the Prowl has developed a regular daily following on Facebook of more than 100,000 cat lovers from around the world. In On the Prowl the best of Rupert Fawcett's brilliantly observed, touchingly true cartoons come together in book form for the first time. Featuring the secret thoughts and conversations of cats of every size, shape and breed, this gorgeous book is a celebration of our favourite feline friends.

Nella Last's Peace

The Post-War Diaries Of Housewife 49

Author: Patricia Malcolmson,Robert Malcolmson

Publisher: Profile Books

ISBN: 1847651275

Category: History

Page: 288

View: 3177

Outwardly Nella's life was probably seen as ordinary; but behind this mask were a lively mind and a persistent pen - a pen that never gave up over almost three decades, reporting, describing, pondering, and disclosing. Nella, 55 when the war ends, writes of what ordinary people felt during those years of privation, hope and the re-building of Britain, providing a moving and inspiring account of the years that shaped the society we live in today. Her diary offers a detailed, moving and humorous narrative of the changing experiences of ordinary people at this time, and thoughts on the aftermath of war and whether 'peace' really meant peace, for everyone.

Spike Milligan Desk Diary 2019

Author: Flame Tree Studio

Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing

ISBN: 9781786649713


Page: 96

View: 4014

Perhaps best known as the co-creator of and writer for The Goon Show, Spike Milligan has received accolades as a comedian, musician, poet and playwright. This week-to-view desk diary features a selection of his hilarious cartoons that have been chosen by his Manager, Norma Farnes.

Diary of a Dog-walker

Time Spent Following a Lead

Author: Edward Stourton

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 0552777277

Category: Dog owners

Page: 192

View: 3181

'If you are accompanied by a dog you can talk to anyone, and anyone can talk to you - about anything .' And they do. Edward Stourton's walks with, Kudu, his dog, become an opportunity for wonderfully unlikely encounters, and reflecting on the world from the dog-walker's perspective proves remarkably illuminating. Ed and Kudu's small trips to the park offer up big insights into romantic attachment, honour and heroism, guilt and depression, our sense of duty, beauty and the hard facts of life's pecking order. Diary of a Dog-Walker is witty, wise and will be utterly irresistible to any man or woman with a dog.

The Larry Diaries: Downing Street - The First 100 Days

Author: Larry the Cat

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0857207717

Category: Humor

Page: 224

View: 9167

It was the brazen cheek of the huge rat running across the front of No 10 on a live TV news broadcast that galvanised the government into action. Meetings were held at the highest level and, barely a week later, on 15 February 2011, Larry the tabby cat arrived in Downing Street to make his mark as the new rodent bouncer in residence. A secret source quickly made contact and has been working closely with Larry ever since to get the full story - in diary form - of his first 100 days in the job. In a swift-moving narrative that pits Larry against the evil King Rat and his legion of cheese-eaters, our hero still finds time to spill the beans on what life with Sam and Dave is really like. With the economy in crisis and anarchy on the streets of London, Larry has to use all his smarts to outwit the enemy and earn his keep. Gaining privileged access to Sam Cam's iPad he uses Google Maps to surpass the rats' knowledge of the local area. With a Royal Wedding on the horizon and a revolving door of visiting dignitaries to contend with, Larry is able to take a wry look at the machinations of coalition power that lurk behind the big black door.

Off The Leash Doggy Doodles

A Doodle Sketchbook For Dog-Lovers

Author: Rupert Fawcett

Publisher: Frances Lincoln

ISBN: 9780711237988

Category: Art

Page: 96

View: 5908

Fans of Rupert Fawcett's Off The Leash cartoons will love this Doodle Sketch Book for Dog Lovers. Learn how to draw Off The Leash style doggies and then practise to your heart's content in the pages of this fantastic doodle sketchbook. You'll go barking mad for it!

The Peregrine

Author: John Alec Baker

Publisher: New York Review of Books

ISBN: 1590171330

Category: Nature

Page: 191

View: 7037

A memoir of life in the wild on the trail of the peregrine falcon chronicles the habits and hunting techniques of the elusive predator while revealing the effects of human encroachment on their habitats. Original.

The Unknown Hipster Diaries

Author: Jean Philippe Delhomme

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780985995805

Category: Popular culture

Page: 188

View: 1475

Tenth of December

Author: George Saunders

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1408837358

Category: Fiction

Page: 272

View: 5203

WINNER OF THE 2014 FOLIO PRIZE AND SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2013 George Saunders's most wryly hilarious and disturbing collection yet, Tenth of December illuminates human experience and explores figures lost in a labyrinth of troubling preoccupations. A family member recollects a backyard pole dressed for all occasions; Jeff faces horrifying ultimatums and the prospect of DarkenfloxxTM in some unusual drug trials; and Al Roosten hides his own internal monologue behind a winning smile that he hopes will make him popular. With dark visions of the future riffing against ghosts of the past and the ever-settling present, this collection sings with astonishing charm and intensity.

Diary of a Stage Mother's Daughter

Author: Melissa Francis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1602861722

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 294

View: 6196

This memoir from the former child actress and veteran journalist describes the pride, pressure and cruelty she felt from her ambitious stage mother while working as part of the cast of Little House on the Prairie. 60,000 first printing.

The WAG’s Diary

Author: Alison Kervin

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007334931

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

View: 9665

Welcome to the world of the WAGs...

Dog Man (Captain Underpants: Dog Man #1)

Author: Dav Pilkey

Publisher: Graphix

ISBN: 9780545581608

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

View: 1086

New from the creator of Captain Underpants, it's Dog Man, the crime-biting canine who is part dog, part man, and ALL COP! There's a new breed of justice in town, and he's ready to sniff out criminals -- as soon as he stops chasing his own tail! George and Harold have created a new hero who digs into deception, claws after crooks, and rolls over robbers. When Greg the police dog and his cop companion are injured on the job, a life-saving surgery changes the course of history, and Dog Man is born. With the head of a dog and the body of a human, this heroic hound has a real nose for justice. But can he resist the call of the wild to answer the call of duty?


The Diary of an Invisible Girl

Author: Paige Lavoie

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781511918862


Page: 254

View: 4309

Comic-book-obsessed Barbara Jenkins' idea of an exciting night consists mostly of fan fiction and frozen pizza-that is, until one fated day during the start of the school year she literally crashes into the queen of the AV Club. Barbara soon begins to explore life outside her comfort zone as she is thrust head first into a new world of costumes, conventions, and crushes, as well as a HUGE secret..