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The Resource A Dog's Purpose

A Dog's Purpose

Label
A Dog's Purpose
Title
A Dog's Purpose
Statement of responsibility
W. Bruce Cameron
Title variation
dogs purpose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Dog's Purpose—the #1 New York Times bestseller—is heading to the big screen! Based on the beloved bestselling novel by W. Bruce Cameron, A Dog's Purpose, from director Lasse Hallström (The Cider House Rules, Dear John, The 100-Foot Journey), shares the soulful and surprising story of one devoted dog (voiced by Josh Gad) who finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he teaches to laugh and love. The family film told from the dog's perspective also stars Britt Robertson, KJ Apa, John Ortiz, Peggy Lipton, Juliet Rylance, Luke Kirby, Pooch Hall and Dennis Quaid. A Dog's Purpose is produced by Gavin Polone (Zombieland, TV's Gilmore Girls). The film from Amblin Entertainment and Walden Media will be distributed by Universal Pictures. Screenplay by W. Bruce Cameron & Cathryn Michon and Audrey Wells and Maya Forbes & Wally Wolodarsky.Heartwarming, insightful, and often laugh-out-loud funny, A Dog's Purpose is not only the emotional and hilarious story of a dog's many lives, but also a dog's-eye commentary on human relationships and the unbreakable bonds between man and man's best friend. This moving and beautifully crafted story teaches us that love never dies, that our true friends are always with us, and that every creature on earth is born with a purpose.Bailey's story continues in A Dog's Journey, the charming New York Times and USA Today bestselling direct sequel to A Dog's Purpose.A Dog's Purpose Series#1 A Dog's Purpose#2 A Dog's JourneyOther A Dog's Purpose BooksEllie's Story: A Dog's Purpose NovelBailey's Story: A Dog's Purpose NovelMolly's Story: A Dog's Purpose Novel (forthcoming)The Rudy McCann SeriesThe Midnight Plan of the Repo ManRepo MadnessOther BooksA Dog's Way Home (forthcoming)The Dog MasterThe Dogs of ChristmasEmory's GiftAt the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied
Summary
Searching for his purpose over the course of multiple canine lives, Bailey is reborn as a golden-haired puppy after a tragic death as a stray and shares a loving bond with young Ethan before he again dies and starts over
Storyline
Pace
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Character
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356184
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
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970
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Target audience
adult
Label
A Dog's Purpose
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9f4cc2f6-7643-49bb-a2de-8b7f831faf4c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429960274
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
A Dog's Purpose
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:9f4cc2f6-7643-49bb-a2de-8b7f831faf4c
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781429960274
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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