‘Delightful, endearing, hilarious’
Garth Stein, author o
Te Art of Racing in the Rain
New York Times
bestselling author of
The Patron Saint of Lost Dogs
NI CKT R O UT
‘This is the best writing I’ve seen in years, comedy and tragedy jostling within a single sentence. Give it your undivided attention.’
When Dr Cyrus Mills returned home afer inheriting his estranged ather’s veterinary practice, Te Bedside Manor or Sick Animals, the last thing he wanted was to stay in Eden Falls a moment longer than absolutely necessary. However the appealingly awkward vet quickly ound that he actually enjoyed treating animals and getting to know the eccentric residents o the tiny provincial town—especially an attractive and alluring waitress named Amy.Now Cyrus is determined to make Bedside Manor thrive. Not an easy goal, given that Healthy Paws, the national veterinary chain across town, will stop at nothing to crush its humble competitor. And the rival vet practice isn’t Cyrus’ only competition. A handsome stranger shows up out o nowhere who clearly has a mysterious past with Amy. o top it oﬀ, Cyrus ﬁnds himsel the guardian o a very unique orphaned dog and smack in the middle o serious small town drama.Tis charming companion to the bestselling novel
Te Patron Saint of Lost Dogs
, is a wild and delightul ride through one jam-packed week—in which Cyrus must ﬁgure out how to outsmart his rivals, win back Amy’s heart, solve several tricky veterinary mysteries, ﬁnd a home or an orphaned dog and detangle himsel rom an absurd case o mistaken identity.
Dog Gone, Back Soon
brims with Nick rout’s trademark humour, charm, and captivating tales and intriguing characters, and is proo that all dogs—lost or not, on our eet or two, deserve a second chance.
Cover design: Alissa DinalloCover photograph: Pippin&Bella
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