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The Resource A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher, Sue Halpern

A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher, Sue Halpern

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A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher
Title
A dog walks into a nursing home
Title remainder
lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher
Statement of responsibility
Sue Halpern
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At loose ends with her daughter leaving home and her husband on the road, Sue Halpern decided to give herself and Pransky, her under-occupied Labradoodle, a new leash -- er, lease -- on life by getting the two of them certified as a therapy dog team. Smart, spirited, and instinctively compassionate, Pransky turned out to be not only a terrific therapist but an unerring moral compass. And little by little, their adventures expanded and illuminated Halpern's sense of what virtue is and does -- how acts of kindness transform the giver as well as the given-to
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Halpern, Sue
Dewey number
615.8/5158
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL85
LC item number
.H35 2013b
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
Label
A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher, Sue Halpern
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223106654008
  • 31223106654206
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
317 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410459947
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013016096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20140114-153
System control number
  • 844726354
  • (OCoLC)844726354
Label
A dog walks into a nursing home : lessons in the good life from an unlikely teacher, Sue Halpern
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223106654008
  • 31223106654206
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
317 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410459947
Isbn Type
(large print : hardcover)
Lccn
2013016096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-copy20140114-153
System control number
  • 844726354
  • (OCoLC)844726354

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