Oct 13, 2015

Tails from the Booth, photographs by Lynn Terry: First Chapter

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Tails from the Booth by Lynn Terry, to be released October 20, 2015; Gallery Books
Genre: nonfiction, picture book
No. of pages: 128

If dogs could take selfies, it might look something like Tails from the Booth. For this collection of photographs, Lynn Terry draws on more than twenty years of professional photography experience to capture endearing moments between canine companions. (publisher)

First chapter,  first paragraph:
My Tale of the Booth 
One would surmise, by viewing my other photography or visiting my home, that I have an interest in history and pretty much anything dating from before 1950; I live in a 104-year-old home. I collect antiques, I enjoy shooting pinup-style photography and have an entire wardrobe and props from that era. Old photographs of all my earliest ancestors are framed on my walls, among a collection of antique photos of dogs and humans together, peppered with a collection of anthropomorphic animal art. 
In 2005, inspired by my obsession with vintage photos, I began a photo booth series of dogs for a local pit bull rescue group....
Would you open this book of almost 128 pages of pictures of dogs in a picture booth? 


  1. What fun! I love the intro and yes, I think I would look through this book. Thanks for sharing...and here's mine: “SMOKE”

  2. If they're all as entertaining as the cover photos, yes I would. Love the cover. Love dogs. Here's my teaser: http://wp.me/p4DMf0-XS

  3. I think I'd enjoy flipping through this book once or twice but it isn't something I would buy. I do love dogs though!
    My Tuesday post features Skinny Dip

  4. Looks like a fun book to page through.

  5. Would I read? Probably not. The opening paragraph didn't inspire me to read on, I do hope its a good one for you.

  6. I can just imagine how adorable this book would be. I miss having a dog. :-(

  7. Yes, I would read more and what a fun cover and title as well. Thanks for joining us today.

  8. I love the cover of this book! This looks like a really fun read!

  9. This looks so adorable! The dog lover in me needs a copy!

  10. I LOVE dogs. This would be a fun book!


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