A Childhood Memoir From The Bestselling Author Of Paw Tracks In The Moonlight And Paw Tracks To Owl Cottage Scarred By The Rejection And Humiliation Which He Suffers At The Hands Of His Unloving Father, The Young Denis O Connor Finds Solace In The Woods And Riverbanks Of His Native NorthumberlandNevertheless, His Newly Found Happiness Communing With Nature And The Local Animals A Neighbour S Violent Dog, An Untamed Horse, A Wounded Goose And A White Cat Called Brumas Is Severely Tested When He Finds His Pet Dog Has Been Put Down This Tragic Incident Almost Results In Denis S Own Death But For The Timely Intervention Of A Stranger S Golden Retriever Which Saves His Life As He Grows Older, Denis Begins To Unravel The Dark Secret Of His Own Origins And Uncovers The Mystery As Why He Was So TormentedPaw Tracks Is A Searingly Honest Account Of How The Power Of Nature Can Lift The Human Spirit And Overcome The Most Unloving Of Childhoods Not as bad as the others dual poor little me books. A good read I enjoyed this book but felt sadness about the way Denis had to endure such hardship growing up I m pleased that he overcame it and became the man he did and I m grateful for the wonderful books he s written. i realy loved this book it make me cry and laught but if you love a book with animals and nature pick this book up loved it would read it all over again
Denis O Connor trained as a psychologist and teacher Throughout his career he taught in schools and lectured in colleges and universities He is retired and lives with his wife Catherine and his two Maine Coon cats in a remote country cottage in Northumberland.
- 240 pages
- Paw Tracks
- Denis O'Connor
- 01 January 2018 Denis O'Connor