Reader's have commented that the book is wonderful love story. She's right about that. Love stories don't always have be directed between humans. She was my best friend, roommate and love of my life. And yes she was a dog...only I'm not sure she knew that.
Readers have both laughed and cried out loud. That's what true love stories do you. They tug at your heartstrings as they should.
In doing so they shine a light on our emotions.