Wonder Dog: The Story Of Silverton Bobbie
young adult fiction A classic tale of canine faithfulness and loyalty and based on a true story. In 1923, while on a road trip in Indiana, Bobbie, a Scotch collie, is separated from his owners and lost. After an exhaustive search, the broken-hearted family returns to their home in Oregon never expecting to see their beloved dog again. Six months later Bobbie appears on their doorstep in Silverton,...
Paperback: 164 pages
Publisher: For the Love of Dog Books (February 2005)
Package Dimensions: 8.9 x 6 x 0.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 576379
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“A great little read about a true wonder dog. The author does a terrific job at creative non-fiction, taking licence to fill in the gaps with descriptive detail, based on what could be gathered from those who cared for Bobbie on his long journey home....”
Oregon. Mangy and scrawny with feet worn to the bone, he shows all signs of having walked the entire way back alone. Through Bobbie's eyes and words, we experience his incredible ordeal crossing 2,800 miles of plain, desert, and mountains in the dead of winter to return home. Soon thereafter, featured in newspapers, books, and even film, Bobbie gained fans throughout the world and earned him the title of “Wonder Dog”.