Two Dogs and a Parrot: What Our Animal Friends Can Teach Us about Life (Hardback)Sister Joan Chittister (author)
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Whether we have an animal companion, long to have a pet or love someone who does, or cherish animals and nature, 'Two Dogs and a Parrot' will speak to us all. It illuminates the significance of sharing our lives with a pet and celebrates the great gift of animals in our world.
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 363 g
Dimensions: 211 x 140 x 23 mm
"This thoughtful title should find a wide and enthusiastic audience with general readers...highly recommended."--LIBRARY JOURNAL
..".this fine and often touching volume...discusses the spiritual connection between humans and their animal companions and explores the lessons to be learned..."--BOOKLIST
..".[a] volume of 'lessons' and reflections...offered with a very tender, and at times humorous, tone...You don't need to be spiritually inclined to find significance in it and to take inspiration from it."
PRAISE FOR JOAN CHITTISTER and "THE GIFT OF YEARS":
"Joan Chittister has a prophetic voice that is desperately needed in our troubled time."--KAREN ARMSTRONG
"It's the best book I have read on the subject of aging, a dazzling work radiant with gems of insight on every page."--ANDREW GREELEY, on 'The Gift of Years'
"'The Gift of Years' brims with insight, pluck, verve, and courage."--HELEN PREJEAN
"Chittister beautifully downplays regrets and accents the rewards of a mature life...she focuses on the new beginnings that life can offer at this stage." --LIBRARY JOURNAL
"This collection of inspirational reflections...abounds in gentle insights and arresting aphorisms." --PUBLISHERS WEEKLY