A Novel
Author(s): Allie Larkin
Genre: Romance
CD - unabridged
Audio (9 discs)
Product Number: BM678
Released: Jun 10, 2010
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781441842718
Narrator/s: Julia Whelan
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
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Must Love Dogs meets "Something Borrowed" in this big-hearted, unforgettable debut about friendship, love, and a German Shepherd named Joe.

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Author(s): Allie Larkin
Product Number EB00393306
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Plume
ISBN: #9781101427514

Professional reviews

"After Savannah (Van) Leone is maid of honor at her best friend's wedding, she soaks her misery in vodka-laced Kool-Aid to forget that her best friend married her secret love. During a drunken Internet shopping spree, Van orders a German shepherd and quickly learns that puppies work very well as distractions from one's troubles, especially when they understand only Slovakian commands and view your neighbor's poodle as a potential snack. Narrator Julia Whelan creates easily distinguishable voices for most of the characters and even manages to rescue some of the uninspired dialogue. She adds dimension to Van's godmother, a socialite, but transforms Van's veterinarian boyfriend into a character who sounds like a surfer dude. Whelan portrays Van's growing pains with compassion, adding a touch of reality to her emotional journey. This is chick-lit for dog lovers. N.M.C. (c) AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine"