Taken from The American Humane Association The Nation’s voice for the protection of children and animals.
This information came to me in the mail because I’m a member and I’m passing it along on my blog for people to become aware of this great new book soon to hit the book stores and Amazon.
First a short introduction.
This book is a Must-read for animal lovers everywhere. Animal Stars will be released on September 25, 2014, but you can reserve your copy today, and get a free animal-themed gift!
With an enchanting foreward by America’s Veterinarian Dr. Marty Becker, Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson provide an exciting and entertaining behind-the-scenes peek at our favorite animal actors and their human co-stars, trainers, and American Humane Association’s professional staff who monitor their safety. Featuring stories by Julia Roberts, Ewan McGregor, and Steven Spielberg, Animal Stars offers tales that are both charming and inspirational. And World-Class animal trainers offer insights into their own recommended training tips for the animals who play the starring roles in your life! And the book arrives just in time to help The American Humane Association celebrate 75 years of serving as the voice for animal stars around the globe!
Uggie was on his way to an animal shelter until his second chance led him to become the star of the Academy Award-winning movie, The Artist.
Crystal, the adorable Capuchin monkey in Night at the Museum, had Robin Williams feeding her cake at HER wrap party!
Abbey, the charming dog from I am Legend, gave Will Smith acting cues, won his heart, and had him pleading to adopt her while filming!
Who could forget Crackerjack the Persian cat who became Emma Watson’s bestie as Hermione’s feline friend in the Harry Potter movies?
And how about Pinky Penquin, who waddled his way into a starring role in Mr. Popper’s Penquins?
Reviews – Read the Reviews!
“From Joey in War Horse to the wolves in Game of Thrones, Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson’s Animal Stars unveils the secrets behind the dogs, cats, horses and birds that have been entertaining film and television audiences for decades.” – Publishers Weekly-
“Every movie fan who loves to see animals in their favorite movies will want to read Animal Stars. The book containes animal-training tips, along with the behind-the scenes stories.” – Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human
“If you are an animal lover and a fan of movies and television, this is a must-read. I found myself enthralled with the stories from filmmakers and trainers about how they achieved cinematic magic with these amazing animals!” – Candy Spelling-
“Animal Stars gets a 5 STARS with a rating of G for “Great”. – James F. Peddie, DVM
Order your copy of Animal Stars today at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or your local bookstore. And if you send a proof of purchase by August 30, 2014 to firstname.lastname@example.org, you’ll receive a Free Gift from American Humane Association-your choice of an animal-themed coffee mug or tote bag! Visit www.animalstarsbook.com to learn more!
A portion of the proceeds from Animal Stars benefits animals around the world.