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Have you ever wondered what your dog is thinking?

Meet one funny dog—Enzo, the lovable mutt who tells this story. Enzo knows he is different from other dogs: most dogs love to chase cars, but Enzo longs to race them. He learns about racing and the world around him by watching TV and by listening to the words of his best friend, Denny, an up-and-coming race car driver, and his daughter, Zoë, his constant companion. Enzo finds that life is just like being on the racetrack—it isn't simply about going fast. And, applying the rules of racing to his world, Enzo takes on his family's challenges and emerges a hero. In the end, Enzo holds in his heart the dream that Denny will go on to be a racing champion with his daughter by his side. For theirs is an extraordinary friendship—one that reminds us all to celebrate the triumph of the human (and canine) spirit.

This is a special adaptation for young people of the acclaimed New York Times bestselling adult novel The Art of Racing in the Rain.

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Racing in the Rain
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A must read!
April 28th, 2015
It starts off a little slow, but once you get past the first couple of chapters you won't be able to put it down.
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Racing in the rain
March 6th, 2015
Lovely book a joy to read Recommended to anyone who likes to lose themselves in a story. He should write more.
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It must be good
August 25th, 2014
I have not read it yet although it seems good
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Racing in the rain
February 22nd, 2014
This was a good book, I liked how denny never gave up also loved the dog.
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January 24th, 2014
Enzo the dog, main character in this book, shares his life story with the reader in a deligtfully, tender way, He experiences many things in his life an what I learned from him is to take pleasure n the simplest tthings in life, like a nod from a friend or when someone gets excited about some happening as much as you do.
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October 5th, 2013
Very enjoyable read for anyone who has ever owned a dog.
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Amazing!!!!
July 11th, 2013
Absolutely loved this book, amazing to imagine life as a dog and so touching to realize the incredible bonds we form with our pets.
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Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
June 10th, 2013
Beautiful, touching with many life lessons. I look forward to meeting my late dogs in their human forms!
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Must read!
May 17th, 2013
A definite must read! It makes you laugh & cry at the same time.brilliant book
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Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
March 6th, 2013
Loved the voice in this book. Author did a great job.
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