A Big Little Life: A Memoir of a Joyful Dog by Dean Koontz
Hyperion; First Edition, August 25, 2009
Legendary author Dean Koontz pays tribute to the beloved, retired service dog he adopted and highlights all the great times and heartbreak involved in their time together.
Pawprints On Our Hearts: How A Few Incredible Dogs Changed One Life Forever by Kerk Murray
Winter Press Publishing, August 6, 2021
This coming-of-age memoir shares the story of how a few dogs saved the life of a young man and how they helped him find forgiveness.
A Thousand Lifetimes: The Story of a Woman and Her Dog: Both Sides of the Tale by Maria Reich
Maria Reich, December 20, 2018
This memoir outlines the beautiful friendship between Maria and a remarkable, deaf dog named Celeste.
What Is a Dog?: A Memoir by Chloe Shaw
Flatiron Books, July 13, 2021
After the heartbreaking loss of a family dog, Chloe sets off on a healing journey documenting the dogs that she’s loved and lost.
Saving Sadie: How a Dog That No One Wanted Inspired the World by Joal Derse Dauer and Elizabeth Ridley
Citadel; Illustrated edition, September 26, 2017
Saving Sadie tells the story of how an injured shelter dog caught the eye of Joal and how love and patience led to an incredible transformation.
Dog Days: Life in Lockdown with Olive & Mabel by Andrew Cotter
Sourcebooks, August 30, 2022
This hilarious memoir shares the fun and odd year sportscaster Andrew Cotter had in lockdown, with his endearing dogs by his side.
Good Boy: My Life in Seven Dogs by Jennifer Finney Boylan
Celadon Books; Reprint edition, June 1, 2021
Good Boy is a heartwarming memoir that demonstrates the profound lessons that dogs can teach us – the most important of which is love.
I AM NELSON: The story of a little dog who is larger than life. Even when he’s dead. by Martina Mars
Addendum Publishing, March 20, 2021
I am Nelson is a touching memoir that covers the life of a feisty rescue dog named Nelson.
Oliver: The True Story of a Stolen Dog and the Humans He Brought Together by Steven J. Carino and Alex Tresniowski
Thomas Nelson, January 26, 2021
This memoir shares the unlikely story of how the search for a missing dog resulted in people from all walks of life coming together.
Piglet: The Unexpected Story of a Deaf, Blind, Pink Puppy and His Family by Melissa Shapiro, DVM and Mim Eichler Rivas
Atria Books, August 3, 2021
Piglet is the story of how a blind and deaf pink pup went from a hoarding situation to stealing the hearts of his family and many others.