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Lily and the octopus / Steven Rowley.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ligonier PL - Ligonier LP FIC R (Text) 73571200137430 Main Floor Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield L.P. FIC Rowley (Text) 31208912039965 large print Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton LP Fic Rowley (Text) 30890000579720 Large Print Upper level, South room Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432837921
  • ISBN: 1432837923
  • Physical Description: 407 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Large Print Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: "A novel"--Cover.
Summary, etc.: Teddy is unhappily single in L.A. In between sessions with his therapist and dates with men he meets online, Teddy has debates with his dachsund, Lily, who occupies his heart. Unfortunately, he is also able to communicate with the "octupus" attached to Lily's head, which is soon revealed to be a metaphor for Lily's lethal cranial tumor. As Lily's condition worsens, Teddy faces off with the "octopus", engaging it in a battle of wills that takes on epic proportions. An exceedingly authentic, keenly insightful, funny and ardent tribute to the purity of love between a pet and its human. -- adapted from Booklist and Publisher's Weekly.
Subject: Dogs > Fiction.
Dog owners > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.

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