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The Resource Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart, Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase

Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart, Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase

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Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart
Title
Finding Gobi
Title remainder
a little dog with a very big heart
Statement of responsibility
Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase
Title variation
Finding Gobi
Title variation remainder
the true story of one little dogs big journey
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While racing through the Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia, the author, a seasoned ultramarathoner, encounters a stray dog who, keeping pace with him for nearly 80 miles, gives him a new perspective on life, causing him to fight to bring her home with him with the help of strangers and a viral outpouring of assistance on the internet
  • Leonard, a seasoned ultramarathoner, encountered a stray dog while he was racing through the Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia. The dog kept pace with him for nearly 80 miles. Taking care of the dog gave Leonard a new perspective on life. He named the dog Gobi, and fought to bring her home with him with the help of strangers and a viral outpouring of assistance on the internet
Summary
"Bring home the incredible true story of a friendship so strong that it crosses the globe! You will love the inspiring tale of Gobi, a lost dog who kept pace with an ultramarathon runner, Dion Leonard, across a vast desert. Follow their unlikely friendship through the challenges of an 80-mile race and Dion's struggle to bring Gobi home for good
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Biography type
autobiography
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10575227
Cataloging source
YDX
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Leonard, Dion
Dewey number
636.70092/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
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550
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 0
  • 0
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Borlase, Craig
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True
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  • Leonard, Dion
  • Gobi
  • Dog owners
  • Male long-distance runners
  • Dogs
  • Ultra running
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Dog adoption
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of one little dog's big journey
Label
Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart, Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn962804393
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 259 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780718098575
Lccn
2017902633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)962804393
Label
Finding Gobi : a little dog with a very big heart, Dion Leonard with Craig Borlase
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn962804393
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 259 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780718098575
Lccn
2017902633
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)962804393

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