By R. D. Rosen

ISBN-10: 1595587306

ISBN-13: 9781595587305

A sprawling suburban condo in Santa Fe isn't the form of domestic the place a buffalo regularly roams, yet Veryl Goodnight and Roger Brooks are usually not your traditional animal fanatics. Over 100 years after Veryl’s ancestors, Charles and Mary Ann Goodnight, hand-raised child buffalo to aid shop the species from extinction, the sculptor and her husband undertake an orphaned buffalo calf in their personal. opposed to a backdrop of the previous American West, A Buffalo in the home tells the tale of a family scenario past any sitcom writer’s wildest dreams.

Charlie has no suggestion he’s a buffalo and Roger has no concept simply how powerful the bond among guy and buffalo will be. within the ancient shadow of the near-extermination of an impressive and misunderstood animal, Roger units out to save lots of only one buffalo.

Written within the culture of Ian Frazier’s nice Plains and the paintings of Garrison Keillor and invoice Bryson, A Buffalo in the home tells a tremendous, uplifting tale approximately one animal’s skill to the touch human lives and reconnect humans of every age to the vanished prior.

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