Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Coffee with a canine: Jim Noles & Pinot

Today's featured duo at Coffee with a Canine: Jim Noles and Pinot.

The author, on Pinot's best quality:
She is absolutely delighted to see us every single time we walk through the door. A wise man once said, if you are ever curious about who loves you more – your wife or your dog – then lock them both in the trunk of your car, drive around for an hour, and, when you finally open the trunk, see which one is happy to see you. That...[read on]
James L. “Jim” Noles, Jr., is a partner in the Environmental & Natural Resources Section of Balch & Bingham, LLP, in Birmingham, Alabama.  An Army brat and former Army officer, he is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and the University of Texas School of Law.  To date, his books have covered a variety of non-fiction subjects and his articles have appeared in such diverse publications as the New York Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer, Smithsonian Air & Space, Preservation, Urban Land, Continental, Thicket, Portico, Executive Traveler, Alabama Heritage, Mental Floss, America’s Civil War, and the Birmingham News.

His latest book is Dog Days: A Life in a Year of a Dog Named Pinot.

The Page 99 Test: Mighty by Sacrifice.

Writers Read: Jim Noles (May 2008).

Writers Read: Jim Noles (August 2009).

Writers Read: Jim Noles (August 2013).

Read--Coffee with a Canine: Jim Noles and Pinot.

--Marshal Zeringue