By Peter Zheutlin
"Peter Zheutlin has written a beautiful, relocating, very important ebook a couple of topic that's either heartbreaking and joyful." - Dean Koontz
How a long way could you visit keep a life? this can be the extraordinary story of 1 guy who has pushed greater than 1 million miles to rescue millions of dogs from starvation, abuse and overlook and provides them a moment likelihood at lifestyles and love.
For years, Greg Mahle struggled to maintain the final of his family-run eating places afloat in Ohio. whilst it ultimately closed, he used to be broke and uncertain what to do subsequent. Then a stranded van-load of puppies replaced his existence forever.
Join journalist Peter Zheutlin as he travels with Greg from Ohio to the Gulf Coast on his Rescue highway journeys to deliver hard-luck dogs from the deep South to loving "forever families" up north seeking to undertake a puppy, with assistance from many selfless volunteers alongside the best way. From Houston's impoverished 5th Ward--where millions of strays roam the streets--and high-kill animal shelters in Louisiana, to joyous scenes of adopters embracing their new domestic dogs within the Northeast, Rescue street is filled with middle: an inspiring tale concerning the exact bond among canine and humans, and the way going the additional mile could make a life-changing distinction for those dependable canines-and for us all.
A heartwarming, awe-inspiring tale of ways one guy can influence such a lot of lives, human and dog alike. enthusiasts of Marley and Me, Oogy: The puppy just a family members may well Love, and also you Had Me At Woof may be encouraged and touched by means of this story.
What readers are announcing approximately Rescue Road:
"I stand in awe of these who can do that form of rescue paintings, for his or her persistence, compassion and willingness to get soiled within the provider of animals."
"a heartwarming & eye opening trip into the realm of puppy rescue."
"I hugely suggest this ebook while you are seeking to restore your religion in humanity."
"a heart-warming tale that reaffirms there are various compassionate those who paintings tirelessly to avoid wasting dogs."
What reviewers are announcing approximately Rescue Road:
"An unabashedly sentimental and affecting portrait of a modern day animal-loving hero." - Kirkus
"a canines caravan with middle and soul..." - Teresa Rhyne, writer of the number one NYT bestseller The puppy Lived (And So Will I)
"Heartwarming does not suffice to explain it... restores religion in humanity." - Alexandra Horowitz, writer of inside a puppy: What canine See, odor, and Know
"A gentle, inspiring homage..." - Matthew Gilbert, writer of Off the Leash: A yr on the puppy Park
"Inspiring and riveting new book...a must-read..." - The Bark