Picks and Pans Review: Great Reads
updated 06/07/2010 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 06/07/2010 AT 01:00 AM EDT
AN EAGLE NAMED FREEDOM
by Jeff Guidry
Who knew eagles could hug? A touching tale by a cancer survivor about the bird who helped him through.
by Allie Larkin
In this feel-good debut novel, a lovelorn twenty-something finds solace and the road to Mr. Right via a German shepherd named Joe.
by Vanessa Woods
If you can stomach the Congo atrocity scenes, Woods' account of her time with the Bonobo apes is a story to savor.