Praise, Reviews, & News
It’s now also at no. 15 on Indie Bound’s Nonfiction Paperback Bestseller List (which tracks national independent book store sales), and no. 8 on Southern Independent Booksellers list.
Long Listed for PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award 2014.
“I couldn’t put this book down—it’s an artfully written story that’s funny, insightful, and moving.” —Rebecca Skloot, author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.
“If you have ever loved a dog, you must read this book. I loved it!” —Robert Crais, author of Suspect and Elvis Cole/Joe Pike mystery series.
“I’m sure you’ll be as fascinated as I was in following Solo on his journey…” —Colin Cotterill, author of the Dr. Siri mystery series, set in Laos.
“Dog of the Dead: The Science of Canine Cadaver Detection.” —Julie Hecht, Scientific American Blogger.
In February, What the Dog Knows won several awards from the Dog Writers Association of America: 2014 Dogwise Best Book Award, the Merial Human-Animal Bond Award, and DWAA Best Reference Book Award.