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The art of racing in the rain is a tale of looking back at one's life through a dog's point of view enzo the dog belongs to denny swift, who works at a seattle auto dealership to pay the bills but is also an up and coming race car driver. Litcharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in the art of racing in the rain, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work what it means to be human language and storytelling. The art of racing in the rain by garth stein in garth stein's touching story, the appealing narrator is a dog named enzo, who (of course) cannot communicate as he'd like to, by talking with his family. The art of racing in the rain by garth stein denny enzo eve zoe maxwell seattle race car track enzo's selection the custody battle enzo's death enzo is the protagonist and the antagonist of the story his closest relationship with any character is denny, who chose him as a puppy in the story enzo.
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I savored garth stein's the art of racing in the rain for many reasons: a dog who speaks, the thrill of competitive racing, a heart-tugging storyline, and--best of all--the fact that it is a meditation on humility and hope in the face of despair. The actor is in negotiations to star in the film adaptation of the art of racing in the rain for fox 2000 simon curtis, universal picked up the book in 2009,. The art of racing in the rain is told from the point of view of a dog, enzo his owner, denny, is a racecar driver and mechanic on the verge of death, enzo thinks back on his life with denny. The art of racing in the rain, a successful novel by seattle author garth stein, has been adapted for the stage and is at book-it repertory theatre april 17-may 13, 2012.
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