Thorndike Press

Dog Gone: A Lost Pet's Extraordinary Journey and the Family Who Brought Him Home

  • Pauls Toutonghi
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  • ISBN-10: 1410494004
  • ISBN-13: 9781410494009
  • DDC: 636.752
  • Shipping Weight: .95 lbs ( .43 kgs)
  • 312 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released October 2016

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Nonfiction - Large Print Standing Order Plan

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Features bestselling and popular nonfiction titles that are highly engaging and have a broad appeal to many readers. Titles cover a wide spectrum of nonfiction sub-genres — including: armchair travel, popular science, pets and animals, popular culture, humor, history, current events, and biographies and memoirs, and other standouts in narrative nonfiction.



As Fielding Marshall hikes on the Appalachian Trail, his beloved dog bolts into the woods and vanishes. Gonker,a six-year-old golden retriever mix, has Addison’s disease. If he’s not found in twenty-three days, he will die. With a big heart, intelligent humor, and a deft touch, Pauls Toutonghi tells this true tale of loss, love, and resilience.


Customer Reviews

“This book offers a poignant reminder of the important role dogs often fill as they help their human companions traverse difficult life passages.”

— Library Journal