With elegant brevity, Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner Mary Oliver celebrates the loyalty and joy of canines, namely her own dog Percy ("not/ thinking, not weighing anything, just running forward").
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December 12: "As the final bars of the British national anthem echoed around the arena, the Union flag was lowered."
Critic and ardent home cook Heller McAlpin recommends new cookbooks whose winning voices and visual delights are just as beguiling as the dishes they highlight.
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