Books The Best Books With Dog in the Title  

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It turns out that books with dog in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 100+ good books with dog in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that most of these titles are books about dogs, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word dog in the title.

Books with dog in the title include Clifford, the Big Red Dog by Norman Bridwell, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon, and Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog by John Grogan. If you have a favorite dog book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has dog in the name, it belongs on this list.

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Portrait of the artist as a yo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Rough Weather Ahead for Walter... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Elizabeth Gundy, Glenn Murray, William Kotzwinkle

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The Terracotta Dog is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Andrea Camilleri

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My dog Tulip is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
J. R. Ackerley

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To dance with the white dog is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Dog Years: A Memoir is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Chicken Soup for the Dog Lover... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Amy D Shojai, Carol Kline, Marty Becker

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Always Faithful: A Memoir of t... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Wild Dogs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Helen Humphreys

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My Dogs and Guns is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
John Graves

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Running with your dog is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
John A. Sanford

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The well-traveled dog is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Sandra Gurvis

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The Under Dog and Other Storie... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Give the dog a bone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Steven Kellogg

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The hidden life of dogs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
John R. Erickson

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Shelter dogs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Peg Kehret

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Rain Dogs is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Sean Doolittle

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The Curious Incident of the Do... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Snow Dog is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Jim Kjelgaard

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Clifford, the Big Red Dog is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Norman Bridwell

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Never Have Your Dog Stuffed An... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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The Return of the Dog Team is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
William W. Johnstone

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Sleeping Dogs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Sonya Hartnett

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Heart of a Dog is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Mikhail Bulgakov

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Clifford the Big Red Dog is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Sun dogs is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Robert Olen Butler

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Jungle dogs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Graham Salisbury

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Under the wolf, under the dog is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Every dog has his day is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
John R. Erickson

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Dog Friday is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Hilary McKay

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The Dog Ate My Homework is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Gervase Phinn

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Dog at the Door is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Ben M. Baglio

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Running Dogs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Gwen Moffat

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Dogs is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Gail Gibbons

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The war of the running dogs is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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The Snake, the Crocodile, and ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Of Dogs and Men is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Rick Atkinson

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The Dog Stars is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Peter Heller

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Dog Days is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
David Lubar

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My Dog Skip is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Willie Morris

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Invisible Dog is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Dick King-Smith

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Along Came a Dog is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Meindert DeJong

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The wind dog is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Tom Paulin

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Circle dogs is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Kevin Henkes

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Clicker training for dogs is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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A Dog of Flanders is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title

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Prairie dog town is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Janette Oke

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Like a Dog With a Bone is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Lee Charles Kelley

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The Dogs of War is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books With Dog in the Title
Frederick Forsyth