Until tuesday : A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him. / Luis Carlos Montalvan.
- ISBN: 9780316331623 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2011.
|Summary, etc.:|| A heartwarming dog story like no other: Tuesday, a lovable golden retriever, changes a former soldier's life forever.A highly decorated captain in the U.S. Army, Luis Montalván never backed down from a challenge during his two tours of duty in Iraq. After returning home from combat, however, his physical wounds and crippling post-traumatic stress disorder began to take their toll. He wondered if he would ever recover.Then Luis met Tuesday, a sensitive golden retriever trained to assist the disabled. Tuesday had lived among prisoners and at a home for troubled boys, and he found it difficult to trust in or connect with a human being-until Luis.Until Tuesday is the story of how two wounded warriors, who had given so much and suffered the consequences, found salvation in each other. It is a story about war and peace, injury and recovery, psychological wounds and spiritual restoration. But more than that, it is a story about the love between a man and dog, and...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 6
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
7.3 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Hachette Books, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 13255 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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