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Bad Dog: A Memoir of Love, Beauty, and Redemption in Dark Places (Wisdom 2005)

Bad Dog! is simply the best book on the wisdom of living I have seen in many years.  – Thomas Moore, author of Dark Nights of the Soul

Bad Dog! reads like something Steinbeck might have written had he been a Buddhist, and I can pay an author no higher compliment. – Christopher Moore, author of Fluke


 Pavement: Reflections on Mercy, Activisim, & Doing “Nothing” for Peace (Wisdom 2007)

Jensen says he does nothing for peace, but don’t believe him. He’s doing everything for peace – Just being and living peace in a culture of war.   – Father John Dear, author of Living Peace

Pavement is a piercingly honest memoir that reveals a heart that won’t be moved in any direction except  toward love’s possibilities. Mandala

Together Under One Roof: Making a Home of the Buddha’s Household (Wisdom 2008)

Gentle, humorous, and humane. Treasure this book as a housewarming gift.  – Karen Maezen Miller, author of Momma Zen

Jensen’s graceful writing reveals the miraculous in the ordinary. This book will make you glad to have read it, and glad to be alive.  Robert Langan, author of Minding What Matters


Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay

(Wisdom 2010)

Our Buddhist Thoreau gets deep down into the roots of our disconnection from the earth and each oth
er—and how we can be healed. – David Loy, author of Money, Sex, War, Karma

Lin Jensen is the clearest voice in Buddhism. Highly and urgently recommended. – Karen Maezen Miller, author of Hand Wash Cold and Momma Zen