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Katz, Jon

Summary: Describes how the author rescued and fell in love with a neglected donkey who proved a loyal listener and companion, prompting the author to confront personal challenges and learn new lessons about compassion.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 636 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Trade Paperbacks 2005

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Provides a detailed plan for living with a canine, covering everything from selecting the right dog and the importance of effective training to how to live with multiple dogs and the art of housebreaking.

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 Kat

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2 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7088 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: A stay-at-home mother of three is accused of killing the principal of her son's school who is a feminist. As suburban detective Kit Deleeuw investigates the slaying, he gets an earful of how housewives and career women feel about each other.

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1995

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Relates the author's relationship with a quiet, sensitive artist named Maria Wulf and his campaign to win over Maria's fiercely protective dog, Frieda, a Rottweiler-shepherd mix who resisted all efforts to tame her.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 KAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 KAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7009 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Katz learns that living with four dogs on a rural New York farm is one thing. But what happens when you add a couple cows, four donkeys, a growing flock of sheep, a few hens, a temperamental rooster, and even Mother (a barn cat) to the mix?

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.0092 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: In Dog Days, Jon Katz, the squire of Bedlam Farm, allows us to live our dreams of leaving the city for the country, and shares the unpredictable adventure of farm life. The border collies, the sheep, the chickens, the cat, the ram, and one surprisingly sociable steer named Elvis all contribute to the hum (and occasional roar) of Bedlam. On timeless summer days and in punishing winter storms,...

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Trade Paperbacks 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.0092 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.7 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Katz presents the story of two dogs that profoundly affected his life and work. Skittish border collie Izzy pushes him into rewarding work with Hospice. And black lab Lenore's gentle spirit helps remind him why he wanted to work with animals in the first place.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.737 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Contains photographs and the stories of Rose, Izzy, Frieda, and Lenore, four dogs that perform various jobs on Bedlam Farm.

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J636.7 KAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Katz 2011

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 302.23 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: In his first collection of short stories, Katz shares 16 tales of heartwarming relationships between humans and their four-legged friends. The title story features a housekeeper who loses her job, then discovers that her dogs have a special talent--one that could help her family get back on its feet.

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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Katz, Jon.

Summary: A moving meditation on coping with the loss of the animals that have enriched our lives. Jon Katz returns with a thoughtful exploration of the ways in which people grieve for their pets. Filled with helpful advice, philosophical questions, and emotional reflections about Katz's own animals, this book is about far more than just the grieving process; it's also a comfort to heartbroken pet...

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 155.9 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: In a portrait of one remarkable dog, the author recalls Orson, a troubled border collie that turned the author's world upside down, following the dog through its various incarnations as untamable wild beast, lovable lunatic, and beloved companion.

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard Books 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.737 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomson/Gale 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.737 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Katz presents the story of two dogs that profoundly affected his life and work. Skittish border collie Izzy pushes him into rewarding work with Hospice. And black lab Lenore's gentle spirit helps remind him why he wanted to work with animals in the first place.

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.737 KAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.737 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: New Jersey PI Kit Deleeuw is hired by a woman to locate her ex-husband who has failed to send child support. Deleeuw finds the husband dead and infiltrates a men's support group to find the murderer.

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: As trained hospice volunteers visiting homes and nursing facilities, Katz and Izzy bring comfort to people who most need it. As Izzy bonds with patients and Katz focuses on their families, the author begins to come to terms with his own life, discovering dark realities he has never confronted. Meanwhile, Lenore arrives at Bedlam. Her genial personality and boundless capacity for affection steer...

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 636.737 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 636.7088 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Summary: "Rose is determined and focused, keeping the sheep out of danger and protecting the other creatures on the farm she calls home. But of all those she's looked after since coming to the farm as a puppy, it is Sam, the farmer, whom she watches most carefully. Awoken one cold midwinter night during lambing season, Rose and Sam struggle into the snowy dark to do their work. The ever observant Rose...

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAT

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KATZ

Katz, Jon.

Summary: Relates the author's relationship with a quiet, sensitive artist named Maria Wulf and his campaign to win over Maria's fiercely protective dog, Frieda, a Rottweiler-shepherd mix who resisted all efforts to tame her.

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 636.7 KAT

Katz, Jon.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 636.0092 KAT

Katz, Jon

Summary: We seem to need animals in our disconnected lives more and more, yet we understand them less and less. In Talking to Animals, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz—who left his Manhattan life behind two decades ago for life on a farm where he is surrounded by dogs, cats, sheep, horses, cows, goats, and chickens—marshals his experience to offer us a deeper insight into animals and the tools...

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 590 KAT