“Dog Days is everything I love in a book: funny, tender, beautifully crafted, and cleverly plotted, with a perfect twist of an ending I didn't see coming. ” ―Susan Wiggs, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“For anyone who has ever wondered what their beloved pets would say if they could talk, this adorable love story provides a sweetly imagined answer, with smart poetic justice in the end.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Dog Days
“Drop everything and read this book! Watson's rendering of the inner life of a dog is pitch perfect. Zoe and Jessica are an unforgettable and unique take on the buddies by accident story. Brava!” ―Susan Wilson, New York Times bestselling author of One Good Dog
“A delightful story that readers should relax with and just enjoy. Anyone who loves animals, and has ever imagined what they might be thinking, will find this to be a wholly amusing tale. Those who haven't may see the world from a different point of view.” ―RT BookReviews (4 stars)
“A doggone good story, told with humor, warmth, and insight.” ―Sheila Roberts, bestselling author of On Strike for Christmas
“I savored Dog Days for its humor, beautiful prose, heartwarming storyline, and quirky, unusual perspective. Elsa Watson writes with compassion and deep insight.” ―Anjali Banerjee, author of Haunting Jasmine
About the Author
From 1996 to 1998, Elsa Watson served as Peace Corps Volunteers in Guinea-Bissau, West Africa, where she began writing novels, all in longhand. She now lives on an island in Washington State with her husband, cat, and two dogs. Her short work has appeared in the Writers Journal, Snowy Egret, and Renaissance Magazine. Elsa is proud to live by the motto: any day on which you pet a dog is a good day.