Friend For Life

  • Filename: friend-for-life.
  • ISBN: 9781472224972
  • Release Date: 2016-05-26
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Author: Kate Humble
  • Publisher: Hachette UK

For fans of Ben Fogle and dog lovers everywhere, this is Kate Humble's heartwarming exploration of the relationship between man and his best friend. There is one animal that is familiar to all of us, whoever we are, wherever we live. Even if we've never had direct contact with one, we will have seen one, or at the very least, heard one. For those of us who live in the western world it is more than likely that one sleeps in our house, possibly even on our bed. I'm talking of course, of the dog. Yet, this animal, which lives alongside five hundred million of us all over the world - as an invaluable partner and a trusted confidant - presents us with one great unsolved mystery: how did this relationship - the most complex and enduring of any between human and animal - start in the first place? Kate Humble is a life-long animal lover. Now living on an idyllic farm in Wales, she has achieved her dream of surrounding herself with as many varieties as possible. But, as with many Brits, the dog has always held a special place in her heart. Here, she uses her journey with her sheepdog puppy Teg to frame her examination of this very special relationship. Written with warmth and love, and packed full of stories about rescue dogs, guide dogs, service dogs and medical dogs, this is a must-read for anyone with a four-legged friend.

The Jungle Book

  • Filename: the-jungle-book.
  • ISBN: 1579730027
  • Release Date: 1997-11-01
  • Number of pages: 44
  • Author: Inc. Disney Enterprises
  • Publisher: Advance Pub Llc

Mowglie decides to visit his friends in the Jungle and on his way meets an injured Tigress. Will Mowgli help the hurt Tigeress and her cubs?

Sakhi a Friend for Life

  • Filename: sakhi-a-friend-for-life.
  • ISBN: 9781482886764
  • Release Date: 2016-12-14
  • Number of pages: 48
  • Author: Ahana Kotibhaskar
  • Publisher: Partridge Publishing

My name is Sakhi; it means friend. When I was born, my mother died and my father just wasn’t there. I was raised in a hospital for nine months and then was sent off to a foster home. Soon after, I moved to (yet) another foster home and then yet another. At the last home, a very warm lady welcomed me. She was what I imagined a mother would be. Eventually, I was adopted. One last change of home. Although the changes were hard to cope with, life was fun at my various homes. This is my story.


  • Filename: stress.
  • ISBN: 0852073186
  • Release Date: 1998
  • Number of pages: 156
  • Author: Jenni Adams
  • Publisher: C.W. Daniel Company, Limited

Stress can be good for us, if we learn to use it constructively, and Jenni Adams takes a positive approach supported by practical suggestions on mental attitude, food, breathing exercises, posture and relaxation. '

Best Friend for Life

  • Filename: best-friend-for-life.
  • ISBN: 157912593X
  • Release Date: 2008
  • Number of pages: 160
  • Author:
  • Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub

Revised, expanded, and redesigned, this handy paperback edition is loaded with irresistible photos and easy-to-implement tips for raising a happy, healthy, well-mannered dog, no matter what the breed or environment. Every dog owner wants to communicate better with his or her pet, insuring the well-being of both dog and owner. This inspiring book has great tricks and ideas for dog owners of all kinds, from the first-timer to the lifelong pet owner—and its combination of simple, practical tips with delightful photos and inspiring stories of real dogs makes for a little book that has everything. A self-described "dog listener," Anne Bobby has translated her deep animal intuition and extensive experience into 75 easy-to-follow tips written from the point of view of the dog addressing the owner. They cover the most common questions and dilemmas dog-owners face, from figuring out the healthiest snacks to how to introduce a dog to the new baby, to how to instill proper "petiquette" at the dog run. Each tip is illustrated by a photo from well-known animal photographer Jim Dratfield, making the book as "gifty" and adorable as it is practical.

A Friend for Life

  • Filename: a-friend-for-life.
  • ISBN: 9781405925600
  • Release Date: 2016-10-20
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
  • Publisher: Penguin UK

'For every dog or cat saved from an unhappy situation or uncertain future, there is a human story too. The stories in this book show how rewarding pet ownership can be.' - Paul O'Grady Battersea Dogs and Cats Home is the oldest and most-loved animal home in the country, caring for thousands of lost, abandoned or unwanted cats and dogs every year. But while they play a vital role in saving animals, quite often these animals go on to save their new owners in surprising ways. In this book, you'll meet: · Bibi the Staffie, who helped her owner make a remarkable recovery after a stroke · Kobi the Husky, who had never seen sunlight until he was rescued · Minty the three-legged cat, who formed a special bond with a baby · Marjorie the Bulldog, who went from being abandoned on the streets to meeting the Queen! Featuring moving but uplifting real life stories about the animals that have passed through Battersea's doors,A Friend for Life will strike a chord with anyone whose life has been blessed by animals. Royalties from the sale of this book go towards supporting the work of Battersea Dogs and Cats Home (registered charity no. 206394).

Dear Friend from My Life I Write to You in Your Life

  • Filename: dear-friend-from-my-life-i-write-to-you-in-your-life.
  • ISBN: 9780399589119
  • Release Date: 2017-02-21
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Author: Yiyun Li
  • Publisher: Random House

In her first memoir, award-winning novelist Yiyun Li offers a journey of recovery through literature: a letter from a writer to like-minded readers. “A meditation on the fact that literature itself lives and gives life.”—Marilynne Robinson, author of Gilead “What a long way it is from one life to another, yet why write if not for that distance?” Startlingly original and shining with quiet wisdom, this is a luminous account of a life lived with books. Written over two years while the author battled suicidal depression, Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life is a painful and yet richly affirming examination of what makes life worth living. Yiyun Li grew up in China and has spent her adult life as an immigrant in a country not her own. She has been a scientist, an author, a mother, a daughter—and through it all she has been sustained by a profound connection with the writers and books she loves. From William Trevor and Katherine Mansfield to Søren Kierkegaard and Philip Larkin, Dear Friend is a journey through the deepest themes that bind these writers together. Interweaving personal experiences with a wide-ranging homage to her most cherished literary influences, Yiyun Li confronts the two most essential questions of her identity: Why write? And why live? Praise for Dear Friend, from My Life I Write to You in Your Life “A work of arresting revelations . . . A writer of meticulous reasoning, probing sensitivity, candor, and poise, [Yiyun] Li parses mental states with psychological and philosophical precision in a beautifully measured and structured style born of both her scientific and literary backgrounds.”—Booklist “Li has stared in the face of much that is beautiful and ugly and treacherous and illuminating—and from her experience she has produced a nourishing exploration of the will to live willfully.”—The Washington Post “Li’s transformation into a writer—and her striking success (she is the winner of a MacArthur ‘genius’ grant, among other prestigious awards)—is nothing short of astonishing. . . . For someone who says that ‘pain was my private matter’ and considers ‘invisibility’ a ‘luxury,’ writing about these experiences cannot have been easy. . . . Immeasurable loss hovers just behind these pages, but in sacrificing her first tongue, Li tenuously acquires in her adopted one some legible form of ‘self.’ English, Li’s first language in writing, is the only one in which she could have told this story, one in which Li says she feels, finally, ‘invisible but not estranged.’”—The New York Times Book Review “Li is an exemplary storyteller and this account of her journey back to equilibrium, assisted by her closest companion, literature, is as powerful as any of her award-winning fiction, with the dark fixture of her Beijing past at its centre.”—Financial Times “Every writer is a reader first, and Dear Friend is Li’s haunted, luminous love letter to the words that shaped her. . . . Her own prose is both lovely and opaque, fitfully illuminating a radiant landscape of the personal and profound.”—Entertainment Weekly “Yiyun Li’s prose is lean and intense, and her ideas about books and writing are wholly original.”—San Francisco Chronicle

Friends for Life

  • Filename: friends-for-life.
  • ISBN: 0435899643
  • Release Date: 2003
  • Number of pages: 16
  • Author: Deborah Ewing
  • Publisher: Heinemann

The JAWS HIV/AIDS readers aim to instil the knowledge, skills, attitudes and values that will enable our children to conquer the pandemic that is sweeping through our world.

Best Friends for Life

  • Filename: best-friends-for-life.
  • ISBN: 1568654871
  • Release Date: 1997-08
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Mike Phillips
  • Publisher: GuildAmerica Books

Friends for Life

  • Filename: friends-for-life.
  • ISBN: 0740721321
  • Release Date: 2002-03-01
  • Number of pages: 80
  • Author: Thomas Kinkade
  • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, has a magic touch. His paintings are warm, inviting, and inspiring masterpieces. In Friends for Life by Thomas Kinkade, the talented artist combines some of his most heartwarming works with thoughts on lifelong friendship. This endearing kit contains 32 cards with Thomas Kinkade's art on one side and inspirational quotes on the other from the artist himself and others such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, George Eliot, and Martin Luther King Jr. Friends for Life by Thomas Kinkade also comes with a decorative easel to display these works of art. Copyright (c) 2005 Thomas Kinkade The Thomas Kinkade Company, Morgan Hill, CA

My First Communion with Jesus My Friend for Life

  • Filename: my-first-communion-with-jesus-my-friend-for-life.
  • ISBN: 1929039336
  • Release Date: 2009-03-01
  • Number of pages: 64
  • Author: Chris Driscoll
  • Publisher: Paulist Press

This insightful book focuses on God¿s love and Jesus¿ deep desire to have a friendship with the first communicant. In simple and clear language, it introduces children to prayer life, and explains the Mass and the importance of Church. Also included is a special section on the Rosary.

Friends for Life

  • Filename: friends-for-life.
  • ISBN: 9781416535836
  • Release Date: 2007-01-02
  • Number of pages: 87
  • Author: Chrys Howard
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster

This cheerful little book is the perfect way to express your heart to someone close to you. Whether for a new friend or a friend who has been in your life for years, this uplifting book will relay the sentiment of your heart. Through heartwarming stories, uplifting quotes, and inspirational scriptures, the message on every page of this book will say you are afriend for life!

Friends for Life

  • Filename: friends-for-life.
  • ISBN: 9780545860291
  • Release Date: 2015-08-25
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Andrew Norriss
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

When Jessica sits next to Francis on a bench during recess, he's surprised to learn that she isn't actually alive--she's a ghost. And she's surprised, too, because Francis is the first person who has been able to see her since she died. Before long, Francis and Jessica are best friends, enjoying life more than they ever have. When they meet two more friends who can also see Jessica, the question arises: What is it that they have in common? And does it have something to do with Jessica being a ghost?

Scraps the Labrador Puppy

  • Filename: scraps-the-labrador-puppy.
  • ISBN: 1841611662
  • Release Date: 2003-07
  • Number of pages: 24
  • Author: Gordon Volke
  • Publisher:

An unwanted Christmas gift, Scraps is left in the park to look after himself, Cold, tired and very hungry, he is found by a friendly park keeper who takes him to the RSPCA. This story aims to satisfy every child's dream of having a pet, without the responsibility and expense.

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