The Secret Life of Souls

The Secret Life of Souls

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An Australian cattle dog named Caity must loyally protect her friend, Delia, a beautiful and talented child actress, after she falls victim to a freak accident that wreaks havoc on the entire family, who depend on her for their upscale lifestyle.
Eleven year old actress Delia Cross's days are a blur of hard work on Ưset, auditions and tutors. Her family-- driven, pillƯ-popping stage mother Pat, wastrel dad Bart, and introverted twin brother Robbie-- depend on her for their upscale lifestyle. Delia in turn depends on Caity, her beloved ginger Queensland Heeler, as her only calming influence, and friend. When a freak accident puts Delia in the danger zone, Caity evolves from protector to savior, from scapegoat to prop, and eventually, from avenger to survivor.
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2016
Edition: First Pegasus Books edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781681772349
Characteristics: x, 223 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: McKee, Lucky


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May 03, 2019

It was a light, feel-good read. At least for the most part. It showcased a tight bond between a girl and her dog. However, the soul connection wasn't really that well explained. Just mentioned here and there. The ending was rough. I have to admit that I did not see it coming. Not bad, but not riveting, either.

Sep 28, 2017

An absolutely wonderful read. Oh yes, there are horrific things that had me shaking for being so mad. and so near tears. It didn't help that the anniversary of my own dog, Maxx had to be euthanized, a year next month. But he was so old and kept getting sick with liver dysfunction and had gone blind. He was 19. I still feel the guilt of that decision. Caity reminded me of Maxx with her protectiveness. I miss him so terribly, but I know he's no longer in pain. I was so glad Caity survived, despite it all. You won't regret reading this, it is wonderful and a real heart breaker, with much strength. Happy Reading!

Dec 26, 2016

You are not going to want to put this book down even though it horrifies in unexpected ways.


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