By Brian McGrory
Award-winning journalist Brian McGrory is going head to beak in a conflict royale with one other male for a top-spot in his domestic, vying for dominance with the family’s puppy rooster.
Brian McGrory's existence replaced greatly after the demise of his liked puppy, Harry: he fell in love with Pam, Harry's veterinarian. even though Brian’s in basic terms accountability was his cherished Harry, Pam got here with components which could now not were extra unique to the city-loving bachelor: a house in suburbia, younger daughters, canine, cats, rabbits, and a portly, snow white, red-crowned-and-wattled step-rooster named blood brother. whereas blood brother loves the ladies of the home, he is taking Brian's presence as an affront, doing every little thing he can to force out his rival. at the beginning immune to components of his new existence and to the loud, competitive chicken (who stares menacingly, pecks threateningly, and is consistently poised to attack), Brian finally sees that blood brother stocks the type of striking courting with Pam and her ladies that he desires for himself. The hen is what Brian has to be – robust and content material, dedicated to what he has instead of what should be lacking. As he learns the right way to dwell by way of dwelling with animals, blood brother, Brian’s nemesis, turns into blood brother, Brian’s thought, during this inherently human tale of affection, reputation, and change.
In the culture of bestsellers like Marley and Me, Dewey, and The soft Bar comes a heartwarming and clever story of discovering love in life’s moment bankruptcy - and the way it ability all of the extra in case you have to struggle for it.
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