This book is not a fairy tale with magic wands and more Instead, it is a true story designed to reach young readers dealing with loss in their lives. Whether it is the passing of a pet, or a loved one, loss is part of life. Our life stories consist of easy times, and sadly, they also include more challenging chapters. During such times, we must lean hard into hope and never give up. Enjoy this heart felt story. Simple, and yet powerful. The story begins with a homeless puppy found roaming in the hills of California. Meanwhile in Seattle, Washington, Caroline has just suffered the loss of their beloved dog. It is almost Christmas time. As the search for a new dog unfolds, the story takes some unexpected turns along the way. Will this stray dog be able to escape a dangerous situation? Will Caroline find a dog in time for Christmas? There is not much time left. And there are so many pieces of the puzzle that must fall into place. Read Jazzy Joy, Our Miracle Dog and find out. The illustrations in the book are exceptional. Sarah Hunter exceeded all my expectations in interpreting and portraying my story through her amazing art work. I am truly grateful. The book also includes fun photos. Enjoy! Although this book is written particularly for young readers 7 to 12 years of age, all ages will be able to relate to this story. Dog lovers will especially understand and be able to connect to the characters and the journey.