By Karen Leigh
Updated June 22, 2007 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Merle's Door

type
  • Book
genre

Exploring the relationship between humans and their pets, Ted Kerasote often writes from the perspective of his Labrador mix, Merle.

Gross-out Humor
When four horses arrive, an admiring Merle ”rolled in their poop.”

Lowdown
Despite charming anecdotes, Merle’s Door trips on Merle’s bland inner thoughts (at one point, the pooch’s face seems to say, ”I’m over those puppyhood fears. I’m a big dog now”). B-

Merle's Door

type
  • Book
genre
author
  • Ted Kerasote
publisher
  • Harcourt

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