Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Heroic Measures - Jill Ciment
Heroic Measures
by: (author)
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780307386786 (0307386783)
Publisher: Vintage
Pages no: 208
Edition language: English
Community Reviews
The Book Frog
The Book Frog rated it
3.0 Heroic Measures: A Novel
On the eve of the open house to sell the five floor walk up in the East Village in which they've lived for 45 years, elderly couple Alex and Ruth Cohen discover that their beloved, and equally elderly, dachshund Dorothy's back legs are paralyzed. As they begin the trip 50 blocks uptown to the emerg...
Ko rated it
[At the vet's office] "...a cartoon of a little dog, a stick, and an elderly couple scotch- taped to the back of the door Man: Fetch. Little Dog: Oy, I got a pain in my tail from wagging so much, my stomach hurts from that lousy dog food, when are we going for a walk, already? Woman: He thinks you ...
Cheryl's books
Cheryl's books rated it
4.0 Heroic Measures
What a lovely gentle story. An old couple's dear daschund is suddenly paralysed, and they need to help their dog while at the same time deal with the practical details of selling their New York City apartment, all in the midst of a possible terrorist attack. The real estate dealing is funny, the d...
Other editions (5)
Books by Jill Ciment
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?