A heart wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope a captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life as only a dog could tell it.
“The Art of Racing in The Rain has everything: love, tragedy, redemption, danger, and most especially the canine narrator Enzo. This old soul of a dog has much to teach us about being human.”-Sara Gruen, Author of Water for Elephants
“The perfect book for anyone who knows that some of our best friends walk beside us on four legs; that compassion isn’t only for humans; and that the relationship between two souls meant for each other never really comes to an end.”-Jodi Picoult
“One of those stories that may earn its place next to Richard Bach’s ‘Jonathan Livingston Seagull,’ Paulo Coelho’s ‘The Alchemist,’ and Yann Martel’s ‘Life of Pi.’’-Portland Oregonian
“I savored Garth Stein’s The Art of Racing in the Rain for many reasons: a dog who speaks, the thrill of competitive racing, a heart tugging storyline, and best of all the fact that it is a meditation on humility and hope in the face of despair.”-Wally Lamb, Author of She's Come Undone and I Know This Much Is True
“Fans of Marley & Me, rejoice.”-Entertainment Weekly