Search Results: "W. Bruce Cameron"


BOOK REVIEW

A DOG'S JOURNEY by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 8, 2012

"This maudlin sequel is overkill."
The second half of a marathon voyage through the rhythms of life from a dog's-eye view. Read full book review >

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BRUCE by Peter Ames Carlin
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 6, 2012

"An epic look at the man and his music."
A painstakingly traced chronicle of the remarkable career of powerhouse proletarian rocker Bruce Springsteen. Read full book review >

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EMORY'S GIFT by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 30, 2011

"A second novel with enough faux-cute appeal to keep the fans happy."
A tall tale about a semi-tame grizzly from Cameron (A Dog's Purpose, 2010). Read full book review >

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THE DOGS OF CHRISTMAS by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 22, 2013

"A book about dog lovers by an author who understands the canine soul."
Cameron's latest demonstrates how the unconditional love received from dogs can make all the difference in human lives. Read full book review >

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THE MIDNIGHT PLAN OF THE REPO MAN by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 28, 2014

"This spirited novel, a rollicking mystery and sweet romance rolled into one, is the perfect vehicle for a wild joy ride."
This laugh-out-loud mystery narrated by a word-clever repo man in Kalkaska, Michigan, will convince readers to keep on (tow) trucking. Read full book review >

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A DOG’S PURPOSE by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 6, 2010

"Marley and Me combined with Tuesdays with Morrie."
From humor columnist Cameron (8 Simple Rules for Dating my Teenage Daughter, 2008, etc.), a first novel that follows the spiritual journey of a dog through four incarnations. Read full book review >

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A DOG'S WAY HOME by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 9, 2017

"More Disney than drama."
In Cameron's (Puppy Tales: A Dog's Purpose Collection, 2016, etc.) sentimental tale, a stray puppy finds a loving home, loses it after running afoul of anti-pit-bull regulations, and then, after being sent into exile, makes a wilderness trek through the Rocky Mountains home to Denver. Read full book review >

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REPO MADNESS by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 23, 2016

"Great atmosphere, a believable premise, and a nuanced, empathetic Everyman hero."
Cameron (The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man, 2014, etc.) tags along with ex-football star, ex-con, full-time repo man Ruddy McCann, who learns the death which sent him to the slammer wasn't his fault. Read full book review >

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THE DOG MASTER by W. Bruce Cameron
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"Interesting speculative history with a satisfying conclusion, one opening the door for a sequel or series."
Cameron (The Dogs of Christmas, 2013, etc.) returns to a time when woolly mammoth and Neanderthal roamed the Earth and watches as human meets wolf-who-becomes-dog.Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"A consistently funny look at the changes that a man experiences when he grows up, has a child, and moves to the suburbs."
An anecdotal look at fatherhood from the author of the bestselling 8 Simple Rules for Dating my Teenage Daughter (2001) and A Dog's Purpose (2010).Read full book review >

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ELLIE'S STORY by W. Bruce Cameron
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 14, 2015

"A satisfying and illuminating tale. (Fiction. 9-14)"
Ellie tells the story of her training and life as a search and rescue dog. Read full book review >

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BRUCE CHATWIN by Nicholas Shakespeare
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 15, 2000

"An unflinching reconstruction of a singular writer's scorching trajectory through life: Speed makes it concise; fate makes it haunting. (Family tree, photos, not seen) (Author tour)"
An ingenious, outsize myth-meets-facts "life and works" of the charismatic global citizen and compulsive tale-teller. Read full book review >