Hester Mundis - Nature - 1999 - 192 pages
This heartwarming collection reveals the loyalty, companionship, sacrifice, and small miracles that define the depth and timelessness of the human-animal bond.
Joyce Carol Oates - Fiction - 1979 - 335 pages
Looks at the lives of the men and women of a prestigious upstate college, including Albert St. Dennis, Professor of Poetry, and the people he meets-Brigit, a divorcee, and ...
Joyce Carol Oates - Fiction - 1999 - 321 pages
As a follow-up to the acclaimed anthology Haunted, this collection offers another twenty-seven frightening short stories, including such literary gothic pieces as "The Crossing ...
Jennifer Bryant - Juvenile Fiction - 2006 - 32 pages
A boy meets an older woman at the zoo, and together they observe the animals while she tells him about the process of writing poetry. Includes an author's note about Marianne ...
Phillip T. Robinson - Science - 2004 - 293 pages
Shares the experiences of a veteran veterinarian amongst the animals of the nation's zoos, examining the evolution and development of animal exhibits and animal care.