Dog Tales

Dog Tales: Inspirational Stories of Humor, Adventure, and Devotion is a collection of dramatic, heart wrenching and sometimes hilarious true dog stories. If you always suspected your dog of being a hero at heart, you have proof with these miraculous dog tales. Dog Tales shows that sometimes the most ordinary mutt can impact lives in an unforgettable way.

Dog Tales features 13 amazing dogs, including:

→ Selvakumar, a scruffy yellow dog in India who rescued a seven-year-old boy from the deadly tsunami.
→ Roselle, a guide dog who led her blind owner safely down 78 storiesof Tower 1 inside the World Trade Center on 9/11.
→ Faith, an abandoned two legged puppy who learned how to walk upright on her back legs
→ Toast, a stray dog who, through a miraculous reunion, taught faith, hospitality and hope to two women who had lost all hope.
→ Freddie, a cranky Pekingese who fought off a bloodthirsty golden eagle who wanted to eat him for dinner
→ Andre, a survivor who found himself caught in a wolf trap
→ Highway Man, a homeless man’s dog who would not be caught
→ Leo, the gentle mastiff locked away in an abandoned house



Susy Flory is the New York Times bestselling author or co-author of thirteen books. A graduate of UCLA, she has a background in journalism, education, and communications. She loves reading and writing stories about unforgettable people who are living lives of adventure, courage, hope, redemption, and transformation. Susy’s runaway bestseller, Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero (Thomas Nelson, 2011), co-written with Michael Hingson, hit the New York Times bestsellers list in both hardcover nonfiction and e-book nonfiction the first week of release. Thunder Dog has been translated into more than 15 languages, including German, Dutch, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Indonesian, and Chinese. Her latest book is The Sky Below (Little A, 2017) with Scott Parazynski. Scott is the only man ever to have flown in space and summited Mount Everest. The Sky Below was a Kindle First selection and an Amazon “Most Read” bestseller. A member of the Authors Guild, Susy also directs the West Coast Christian Writers Conference in the East Bay Area and is active in her local church. A breast cancer survivor of four gnarly surgeries, Susy celebrates life by chasing great stories in places like Cuba, Haiti, Turkey, Israel, and her own backyard. She loves riding a crazy ex-racehorse named Stetson, hiking in the High Sierras, and skiing black diamond runs whenever she can.