In “Dog Gone: A Lost Pet’s Extraordinary Journey and the Family Who Brought Him Home” (Knopf, $25), Pauls Toutonghi tells the story of Gonker, a 6-year-old golden retriever mix lost by Fielding Marshall during a hike on the Appalachian Trail.
Marshall and his family come together to launch a massive search for Gonker, and the story of loss, love and rilience is told by Toutonghi with lots of heart and humor. The book stresses how heroism can assert itself in the little things we do each day.
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