If Only You Knew How Much I Smell You: True Portraits of Dogs
If Only You Knew How Much I Smell You True Portraits of Dogs Author:Roy Blount, Valerie Shaff This charming collection teams up dog portraits by Valerie Shaff with verse by humorist Roy Blount Jr., to give us an original and entertaining portrayal of what dogs really think. Who hasn't looked into a dog's eyes and wondered what's going on in that furry head? What do dogs make of us? The answers are found in this hilarious book of 50 evoca... more »tive canine countenances giving voice to the inner dog. Roy Blount's verses--written from the dog's point of view--tell us the meaning of the quizzical expressions and soulful looks Valerie Shaff's camera catches so well: "What does that mean, 'expensive shoe'?/ I ate it because it smelled like you." From adorable Dalmatian pups to mournful hounds to soulful setters, each dog's voice conveys the befuddlement, heartbreak, and simple joys of a dog's life.« less
This is a wonderful photo book and is a testimony to the varieties of expressions that dogs have.
Do you remember when first in love how even a tiny raise of an eyebrow meant something? well,a dog has a million small movements that mean something to another dog and they are all in this book.
It is a great addition to my collection of books about our canine buddies.
This witty little book is as funny and touching as the looks that your own dog gives you. From adorable Dalmation pups to mournful hounds to stately setters, each dog's verse describes the befuddlement, heartbreak, and joys of a dog's life.