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Obres de Brian Dennis

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Data de naixement
1971
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Llocs de residència
San Diego, California, USA
Iraq
Professions
major (United States Marine Corps)
Organitzacions
United States Marine Corps

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This is a great true story about a dog with a lot of grit and heart, who immigrates to America during the war.
 
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BeverlyKeelin | Hi ha 31 ressenyes més | Nov 10, 2021 |
In western Iraq there was a group of wild dogs that survived off the land. The leader of the pack was a thin dog who had its ears cut off. One day, Major Brian Dennis and his team showed up to help train the Iraqi soldiers. Brian and the dog with its ears cut off, who he later named Nubs, bonded right away. Nubs and Brain shared dinenr together that night and Nubs kept Brian company when it was his turn on guard duty. The next day, the Marines hoped in their Humvees to drive off and the group of wild dogs chased after them. Most the dogs gave up, but Nubs continued to chase after the Humvees not knowing that Marines were not allowed to have pets. Brian came back to the fort several times and was greeted by Nubs each time. On one visit, when he was leaving Nubs chased the Humvee for as long as he could before his body gave out. When Nubs stood back up, rather than returning to the fort, he began walking in the direction that the Humvees went. Nubs walked 70 miles to the Iraqi Battalion headquarters where Brian was stationed. Nubs happily ran into Brian's arms. The Marines built Nubs a dog house, fed him, and even made him his own collar. Brian was given four days to get rid of the dog "or else" because dogs were not allowed at the outpost. The Marines raised enough money to transport Nubs to America. Nubs and Brian now live together in San Diego.… (més)
 
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sbarshaw | Hi ha 31 ressenyes més | Mar 10, 2018 |
A heartwarming story about a marine and a stray dog that formed an unlikely friendship in the middle of a war. This story chronicles the life of the dog in Iraq, the rough journey he made to be reunited with his friend, and his transition to a comfortable life in San Diego.
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childrenslitpdx | Hi ha 31 ressenyes més | Mar 13, 2016 |
Kids will love this story about an abandoned dog's fierce loyalty to a Marine major and Nubs' subsequent rescue from the harsh desert life of Iraq. Illustrated with color photographs that include heartwarming shots of man and dog together. Co-written by Kirby Larson, author of the terrific "Hattie Big Sky."
 
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Salsabrarian | Hi ha 31 ressenyes més | Feb 2, 2016 |

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Obres
8
Membres
463
Popularitat
#53,109
Valoració
½ 4.4
Ressenyes
32
ISBN
18

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