This month 35 lucky MoM Rewards top earners have the chance to receive a copy of The Wonder of Lost Causes by Nick Trout.

A single mum learns that her son can talk to a very special dog – and the lessons the dog teaches will transform them all.

‘Inspiring… An artfully crafted story about the connection between a boy and his dog and the deep bond between a son and his mother.’ Kirkus Reviews

Dr Kate Blunt will do anything for her son, Jasper. Well, almost anything. Kate’s always told him he’s not allowed to get a dog. She’s a single mum taking care of a kid who has to fight for every breath he takes and Jasper’s daily medical routine is complicated enough without adding a mutt to the mix. The terrible irony for Kate is that, as the overworked veterinarian running an animal shelter, her life is full of dogs in constant need of rescuing.

Kate has to live with the fact that every abandoned dog is on a two-week deadline to find a human – so when a scarred, mistreated wreck turns up, she knows he doesn’t stand a chance. Named Whistler, he’s too old, too ugly. A lost cause. But the dog forms an instantaneous, almost magical connection with Jasper. Whistler never makes a sound, let alone a bark, yet he speaks to Jasper in a myriad of mysterious ways, forging an indelible bond with the boy.

But time is running out. As Kate and Jasper fight to give Whistler another chance, one thing becomes clear: the dog has chosen them for a reason. And what Whistler inspires in them may be his most important lesson of all.

Transformative, moving and life-affirming, The Wonder of Lost Causes will break your heart and make it sing.

‘Suspenseful, heart-wrenching, and life-affirming, this riveting book is at once great fiction and vividly, urgently true.’ Sy Montgomery, New York Times bestselling author of How to Be a Good Creature

‘If you cried at the end of Marley and Me… you’ll love the wonders found within the pages of this heartwarming story.’ James Rollins, New York Times bestselling author of Crucible

‘A true testament to the power of love in its purest and most absolute form.’ Rachael Lippincott, New York Times bestselling author of Five Feet Apart

 

To find out more about this great read, go to www.allenandunwin.com

 

 

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