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New Dog Book Coming in 2016 from Little Boy Blue Author

March 25, 2015


We’re pausing in promotions for Little Boy Blue because author Kim Kavin has a new dog book coming out in early 2016 with Pegasus Books. To see what Blue is up to lately, and to see early promotions for the new title, please visit the Little Boy Blue Facebook page.

New Review of “Little Boy Blue” from a Longtime Rescuer

August 22, 2014


Not all reviewers love “Little Boy Blue,” and this one from Team Unruly had her doubts at first, but we won her over by the end. She concludes by stating: “This book might not convince you that transport-based rescues are a good thing. But it will surely do a good job of laying out why they exist, […]

Happy Holidays from Little Boy Blue!

November 26, 2013


Our signing schedule is done for 2013, and we’ll be taking a break during December to spend time with family and friends. Thank you for your support of the book this past year. We’ll see you in 2014!

An Op-Ed Generating Predictable, and Unfortunate, Response

May 13, 2013


I wrote an op-ed piece titled “The Good, the Bad, and the Biters” that ran in yesterday’s Boston Globe Magazine. It’s about new rules that the state of Massachusetts is about to announce in public hearings, rules that would require rescue groups to assess a dog’s behavior and disclose all findings to fosters or adopters […]

Our Favorite Letter So Far from a “Little Boy Blue” Reader

September 17, 2012


Dear Kim, Good morning!  I just wanted to let you know I read your book after seeing it reviewed by The Bark.  It wasn’t the lighthearted romp through getting a new rescue pup I was hoping for, but it was very thought provoking.  Being from Louisiana, I was unfortunately not shocked by the statistics of the […]

Little Boy Blue to Appear in Lafayette, New Jersey

August 2, 2012


“Little Boy Blue” author Kim Kavin and Blue will be signing books at Responsible Dog Owner Day at Olde Lafayette Village in Lafayette, New Jersey, from 10 a.m. till noon on Saturday, September 15. This event is being hosted by K-9 Coaching, whose owner, Shelley Clawson, is Blue’s longtime trainer. She helped him go from […]

‘All I Have to Say is, It’s About Time’

August 2, 2012


This Dish is Veg, which is dedicated to animal welfare, eco-friendly, and other types of news, just uploaded its review of “Little Boy Blue.” Our favorite line is: “As someone who has worked for many years on the front lines of the war to save the lives of innocent animals, I have seen firsthand the […]

“After Reading It, We Can’t Stop Talking about It, and Thinking about It”

July 24, 2012


The Days of Johann just published its review of “Little Boy Blue,” calling the book “eye-opening,” “powerful” and a “must-read.” We’re especially excited about this review because it comes from a person (and a dog) with firsthand experience of municipal shelters and the rescue movement in both Indianapolis, Indiana, and in northeast Georgia. The reviewer […]