The Best Of the Rest

Bookish dilemmas, solved in handy chart form

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DO YOU OWN A DOG?

YES

HAS YOUR DOG REACHED HIS GOLDEN YEARS?

YES

Jessica Pierce's THE LAST WALK is a heart-wrenching yet practical-minded guide to easing your pet's journey to the great dog park in the sky

NO

The heart of J.R. Ackerley's darkly enchanting WE THINK THE WORLD OF YOU (newly reissued by New York Review Books) is a German shepherd named Evie

NO

DO YOU OWN A CHILD?

YES

IS THIS CHILD MYSTERIOUS TO YOU?

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