Books by Nancy Furstinger

UNSTOPPABLE by Nancy Furstinger
Released: Oct. 10, 2017

"Fun just to browse but entertaining and enlightening to read. (Nonfiction. 8-14)"
Utilizing technology that mostly originated with treatments for humans, some animals are now being fitted with custom-designed prostheses. Read full book review >
PAWS OF COURAGE by Nancy Furstinger
Released: April 12, 2016

"The photographs will make this highly appealing to dog lovers who will also find the brief text and short chapters easy to manage. (Nonfiction. 9-14)"
Myriad canines loyally serve in a variety of roles aiding their human companions; National Geographic portrays the efforts of 24 working dogs. Read full book review >
Released: April 5, 2016

"Well-documented, with sidebars on Alcott, Darwin, public health, child labor, and more, Furstinger's lively narrative fills a void. (maps, period photographs, author's note, timeline, quotation notes, bibliography, website) (Biography. 9-12)"
Furstinger examines the life of 19th-century animal rights champion Henry Bergh. Read full book review >
THE FORGOTTEN RABBIT by Nancy Furstinger
Released: March 10, 2014

"Wearing its heart on its sleeve, this story has a mission, but it's a worthy one. (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Bella the rabbit narrates this earnest story about caring for pet rabbits in the home. Read full book review >
MAGGIE'S SECOND CHANCE by Nancy Furstinger
Released: May 1, 2011

"A nice example of how empowered children can really make a difference, this earnest, heartfelt selection will inspire children to start their own efforts. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Based on a true story, this selection tells the story of an abandoned dog and how a group of children fought to build a shelter in order to save her. Read full book review >