Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle, Brian Dennis
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Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle

Author: Brian Dennis, Mary Nethery, Kirby Larson

Narrator: Christian Rummel

Unabridged: 19 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Hachette Audio

Published: 11/01/2009

Genre: Children & Young Adults Nonfiction - Animals - Animal Welfare

Synopsis

Nubs, an Iraqi dog of war, never had a home or a person of his own. He was the leader of a pack of wild dogs living off the land and barely surviving. But Nubs's life changed when he met Marine Major Brian Dennis. The two formed a fast friendship, made stronger by Dennis's willingness to share his meals, offer a warm place to sleep, and give Nubs the kind of care and attention he had never received before. Nubs became part of Dennis's human "pack" until duty required the Marines to relocate a full 70 miles away--without him. Nubs had no way of knowing that Marines were not allowed to have pets.So began an incredible journey that would take Nubs through a freezing desert, filled with danger tofind his friend and would lead Dennis on a mission that would touch the hearts of people all over the world. Nubs and Dennis will remind listeners that friendship has the power to cross deserts, continents, and even species.

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