“Beowulf: Explosives Detection Dog” by Ronie Kendig

Beowulf by Ronie Kendig

As I put this book away, I can think of only one word to express how I’m feeling right now… Satisfied.

Timbrel and Tony have been my favorite characters from this series and I have been looking forward to reading this book for so long! I knew they were going to have some issues to work through and I enjoyed “seeing” them do that. Yes, I got frustrated at them both, but that’s okay. There were some hard parts, several of them, where things got a little discouraging and knowing how it would turn out (I mean, come one! Doesn’t everyone know how this story will end?) was the only thing that kept me reading. But those parts were important and necessary for the characters to be able to grow and to grow closer together. And there were also a lot of good, funny, and sweet parts that I enjoyed very much!

Beowulf… What can I say? I want this dog! The more I read about him, the more I loved him. It seemed to me that he sort of played the part of big brother to Timbrel. Being there for her, protecting her, helping her, loving her, giving the other guy in her life a super hard time… 😉 Sometimes, he seemed a bit more like a human than a dog.

Usually, I’m disappointed when a series ends. And, after reading the last book in Ronie’s “Discarded Heroes” series, I was almost scared to read this book! But I wasn’t disappointed at all. I was, as I said earlier, very satisfied. I like how this book ended. And I’m sure I’ll be returning to it for a re-read in the future.

There is one thing I must say about Ronie Kendig’s writing — It is so vivid that I felt like I was watching this story take place rather than reading it in a book. I could see the things happening and feel the emotions of the characters.  This really helps draw me into the story — it makes it more real to me — and I love that!

It’s official: This is my favorite book so far this year!  🙂

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I highly recommend the entire A Breed Apart series!  Check it out…..

Trinity: Military War Dog (A Breed Apart, # 1)       Talon: Combat Tracking Team (A Breed Apart, #2)       Beowulf: Explosives Detection Dog (A Breed Apart, #3) 

Ronie Kendig is one of my favorite authors!  Check out her other books!  These are the one’s that I’ve read and loved…..

Nightshade (Discarded Heroes, #1)       Digitalis (Discarded Heroes #2)       Wolfsbane (Discarded Heroes #3)       Firethorn (Discarded Heroes #4)       Dead Reckoning

About Aerykah

I'm a 29-year-old Christian homeschool graduate from Oklahoma, USA. I thoroughly enjoy reading, writing, and photography... among other things. ;)
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3 Responses to “Beowulf: Explosives Detection Dog” by Ronie Kendig

  1. Aerykah says:

    When I posted this, none of my book-loving friends had written a review about it. Now, one of them has & I think it’s really good. You can check out Emilie’s review here…
    Goodreads — https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/837896414?book_show_action=false
    Her Blog — http://eahendryx.blogspot.com/2014/02/beowulf-explosives-detection-dog-by.html


  2. jodiwoody says:

    I loved the first book of the Breed Apart series and have the rest on my wish list. Good fiction!


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