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W. Bruce Cameron


W. Bruce Cameron

W. Bruce Cameron is the bestselling author of A DOG'S PURPOSE, (a USA Today bestseller that also spent a year on the New York Times bestsellers list (soon to be a feature film from DreamWorks Studios in association with Walden Media, starring Dennis Quaid, Britt Robertson, K.J. Apa, Juliet Rylance, and Peggy Lipton, and directed by Academy Award-nominated director Lasse Hallström) and its New York Times and USA Today bestselling sequel, A DOG'S JOURNEY.

A DOG'S PURPOSE and A DOG'S JOURNEY have been absolute success stories with over 310,000 “Likes” on the A DOG'S PURPOSE Facebook Fan page and countless readers who have fallen in love with their moving tales. He’s also the author of 8 SIMPLE RULES FOR DATING MY TEENAGE DAUGHTER, which was turned into the hit ABC series; EMORY'S GIFT, and THE DOGS OF CHRISTMAS.

He has written for television and wrote, along with his wife and co-writer Cathryn Michon, the feature film Muffin Top: A Love Story, which was released in 2014.

Cameron was also named 2011 Newspaper Columnist of the year by the National Society of Newspaper Columnists. A champion for animal welfare, Cameron also serves on the board of Life is Better Rescue, in Denver, CO.

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Books by W. Bruce Cameron

by W. Bruce Cameron - Animals , Family, Family Life, Fiction, Pets

A DOG'S PROMISE continues the story of Bailey, the good dog whose journey started in A DOG'S PURPOSE and continued in A DOG'S JOURNEY. This time, Bailey is joined by Lacey, another very special dog, who helps Bailey fulfill his promise over the course of several lives. This charming, wise canine soul brings joy, laughter, and comfort as he unites a family fractured by life's inevitable obstacles. The love and loyalty of these two memorable dogs shows us the incredible power of hope, truth and unending devotion in this moving novel by award-winning author W. Bruce Cameron.

by W. Bruce Cameron - Fiction

Lucas Ray is shocked when an adorable puppy jumps out of an abandoned building and into his arms. Though the apartment he shares with his mother, a disabled veteran, doesn’t allow dogs, Lucas can’t resist taking Bella home. After Bella is picked up by Animal Control because pit bulls are banned in Denver, Lucas has no choice but to send her to a foster home until he can figure out what to do. But Bella, distraught over the separation, doesn’t plan to wait. With 400 miles of dangerous Colorado wilderness between her and her person, Bella sets off on a seemingly impossible and completely unforgettable adventure home.

by W. Bruce Cameron - Fiction, Humor, Mystery

Ruddy McCann is finally getting his life back on track. He has a beautiful fiancé, a somewhat stable job stealing cars, and a lazy, lovable basset hound. With his job suddenly in jeopardy, his fiancé wanting a break, and a new court-ordered psychiatrist insisting he take his medication or violate the terms of his probation, Ruddy finds himself missing the one thing he thought he would be happy to be rid of --- the voice of Alan Lottner, dead realtor and Ruddy's future father-in-law. When a woman tells Ruddy that the tragedy that defines his life may be a lie, Ruddy starts to investigate the disappearances of women in the area and soon discovers that his own redemption may be within reach.

by W. Bruce Cameron - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Thirty thousand years ago, ice was storming the planet. No stranger to the experiences that make us human, our ancestors competed for scant resources in a brutal landscape. Mankind stood on the cold brink of extinction...but they had a unique advantage over other species, a new technology: domesticated wolves. Only a set of extraordinary circumstances could have transformed one of these fierce creatures into a hunting companion, a bodyguard, a soldier and a friend.

by W. Bruce Cameron - Fiction, Humor, Mystery

Former college football star Ruddy McCann has experienced a seismic drop in popularity; he is now living a simple life as Kalkaska, Michigan’s full-time repo man and part-time bar bouncer. That is, until Ruddy starts hearing a voice in his head. The voice introduces himself as Alan Lottner, a dead realtor. When Alan demands Ruddy find his murderers, Ruddy decides a voice in your head seeking vengeance is best ignored. When Alan also demands he clean up his act, and apartment, Ruddy tells him to back off. But where can a voice in your head go?

by W. Bruce Cameron

The sequel to the New York Times and USA Today bestseller A DOG’S PURPOSE, A DOG’S JOURNEY is a charming and heartwarming story of hope, love, and unending devotion that asks the question: Do we really take care of our pets, or do they take care of us?