Rescue and Jessica--A Life Changing Friendship by Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes, illustrated by Scott Magoon is based on the author’s experience as an amputee who got a service dog named Rescue. The book is narrated by both Jessica and Rescue, both of whom are uncertain about their futures. The story doesn’t flinch from some of the difficulties Jessica faces during her long rehabilitation. Rescue and Jessica quickly figure out the way forward is together. This is a very heartwarming and thoughtful book with realistic illustrations.