New Perspectives Discussion Series

photo of book cover showing lady and dog on park bench 

For the Love of a Dog by Patricia B. McConnell

Resources for Further Exploration

 

Organizations and Online Resources

 

Books (asterisk * indicates title also available as Book on CD)

  • *Dogtripping: 25 Rescues, 11 Volunteers and 3 RVs on Our Canine Cross Country Adventure by David Rosenfelt bit.ly/3fR6nUm
  • *Our Dogs, Ourselves by Alexandra Horowitz bit.ly/3cfYh5O
  • *A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home by Sue Halpern bit.ly/3vUTRJ4
  • Always by my Side: Life Lessons from Millie and All the Dogs I’ve Loved by Edward Grinnan bit.ly/3wW5saV
  • *The Possibility Dogs: What a Handful of “Unadoptables” Taught Me About Service, Hope, and Healing by Susannah Charleson bit.ly/3fThiNi

 

Documentaries, Docuseries, and Videos

 

Elementary Level Books

  • Hello goodbye dog by Maria Gianferrari; illustrated by Patrice Barton bit.ly/3vRGZUl
  • Dogs and Their People by Anne Lambelet bit.ly/34ObdvC
  • Stormy: A Story about Finding a Forever Home by Guojing bit.ly/2RnMhb7
  • First Friend: How Dogs Evolved from Wolves to Become Our Best Friends by Kersten Hamilton; illustrated by Jaime Kim  bit.ly/3uRmQME
  • What if My Dog Had Thumbs? By Mike Perry bit.ly/3w5b7vD

 

Middle Grade Books

 

Teen Books

  • The History of the World in Fifty Dogs by Mackenzi Lee; illustrations by Petra Eriksson bit.ly/3fMMCxj
  • Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin bit.ly/3wV9fp4
  • Qaqavii by Miriam Körner bit.ly/3g4SK2W
  • Warrior Dog (Young Readers Edition): The True Story of a Navy Seal and His Fearless Canine Partner by Will Chesney bit.ly/34MORdJ
  • Dog Driven by Terry Lynn Johnson bit.ly/2S1UnXl