Murphy  Gold Rush Dog

Murphy Gold Rush Dog


  • Author : Alison Hart
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781561458752


Murphy Gold Rush Dog Book Description :

An action-packed and heartwarming story of a dog in gold rush-era Alaska. After escaping from his brutal and merciless owner, Murphy is taken in by a young girl named Sally. She and her mother have just arrived in Nome, Alaska, intent on joining the other gold seekers and making a new life. Yet even with Murphy at their side, Sally and Mama find living in the mining town harsh and forbidding. When it seems they may have to give up, Sally and Murphy decide to strike out on their own, hoping to find gold and make a permanent home. But dangers await them— not only blizzards and grizzly bears, but also Murphy’s original owner, who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. In the second installment of their “Dog Chronicles” series, Alison Hart an...

Gold Rush Dogs
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Gold Rush Dogs


  • Author : Claire Rudolf Murphy
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0882405349


Gold Rush Dogs Book Description :

Dog lovers and history buffs will delight in this collection celebrating the beloved canines that offered companionship, protection, and hard work to their masters in the Far North....

Leo  Dog of the Sea
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Leo Dog of the Sea


  • Author : Alison Hart
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Release Date : 2017-03-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781561459940


Leo Dog of the Sea Book Description :

An action-packed and heartwarming story of a hardened old sea dog on Magellan’s journey to Spice Island After three ocean voyages, Leo knows not to trust anyone but himself. But when he sets sail with Magellan on a journey to find a westward route to the Spice Islands, he develops new friendships with Magellan’s scribe, Pigafetta, and Marco, his page. Together, the three of them experience hunger and thirst, storms and doldrums, and mutinies and hostile, violent encounters. Will they ever find safe passage? In the fourth book of their “Dog Chronicles” series, Alison Hart and Michael Montgomery bring readers an exciting tale of friendship and loyalty....

Sea Dog

Sea Dog


  • Author : Dayle Campbell Gaetz
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2006-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781554697090


Sea Dog Book Description :

When Kyle finds a young dog almost drowned in a heap of seaweed on the beach, he claims the dog as his own and is happy for the first time in a while. He knows that his dog loves him, but whenever they walk on the beach, the dog swims out to sea and doesn't come back until Kyle calls and calls. Then one day, they run into an old man and it turns out that the dog may not belong to Kyle alone....

Finder  Coal Mine Dog
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Finder Coal Mine Dog


  • Author : Alison Hart
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-09-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781561457663


Finder Coal Mine Dog Book Description :

An action-packed and heartwarming story of a dog in the Cherry Mine disaster of 1909. When Thomas’s family needs money, he’s forced to go to work in the coal mines, even though neither of his late parents wanted that for him. His only comfort is his dog Finder, a failed hunting dog who now pulls a cart in the mines. When disaster strikes, can Thomas and Finder escape from the fires deep below ground? In the third installment of their “Dog Chronicles” series, Alison Hart and Michael Montgomery bring readers an exciting tale exploring the roles that dogs played during the Cherry Mine disaster of 1909....

Darling  Mercy Dog of World War I
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Darling Mercy Dog of World War I


  • Author : Alison Hart
  • Publisher : Peachtree Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781561458707


Darling Mercy Dog of World War I Book Description :

An action-packed, heartwarming story of a World War I canine hero When the British military asks for dogs to help the war effort, Darling’s family reluctantly sends her to be trained as a mercy dog. Through gunfire and poisonous gases, it’s Darling’s job to find injured soldiers on the battlefield and fetch help from the medics. After saving the lives of numerous soldiers, Darling suddenly finds herself in need of rescue. Will she ever make it back to England? This wartime adventure, the first installment in Alison Hart’s Dog Chronicles series, is a touching and exciting introduction to World War I. Darling’s story of bravery and devotion reminds readers that dogs can be so much more than pets....

Shadow Horse
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

Shadow Horse


  • Author : Alison Hart
  • Publisher : Laurel Leaf
  • Release Date : 2010-05-25
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780375896743


Shadow Horse Book Description :

Thirteen-year-old foster kid Jasmine Schuler is immediately drawn to the scrawny, broken-looking brown gelding huddled in the corner of an auction house stall. Feeling a kinship with the lonely animal, Jas convinces her new foster mom, who rescues and rehabilitates abused horses on her Virginia farm, to buy him. Slowly, the horse Jas names Shadow begins to blossom and even to thrive. But when Jas uncovers a startling clue to Shadow's true identity, she becomes entangled in a mystery which could have serious consequences for the two of them. Both the heartwarming story of a young girl's love for her horse and an intriguing mystery, this inspiring middle-grade novel will appeal to horse lovers and mystery fans alike....

Batcat and the Seven Squirrels

Batcat and the Seven Squirrels


  • Author : Eric Walters
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459812574


Batcat and the Seven Squirrels Book Description :

Nathan has always loved animals and longs for a pet. When a baby squirrel shows up at Nathan's door, he wonders what could have happened to its mother. It isn't long before his family discovers six more orphaned baby squirrels in need of food and shelter. With help from Batcat, a neighborhood cat who is fed by many but owned by no one, Nathan learns to care for the squirrels. But all babies must leave the nest eventually. Will Nathan finally find a pet to call his own?...

Dog Diaries  4  Togo

Dog Diaries 4 Togo


  • Author : Kate Klimo
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780385373371


Dog Diaries 4 Togo Book Description :

Small, feisty Siberian husky Togo—the overlooked sled-dog hero of the 1925 serum run to Nome—sets the record straight in Dog Diaries #4! When a diptheria epidemic breaks out in isolated Nome, Alaska, in January 1925, the only way to get life-saving serum to the town is by using dog-sled relay teams. Twenty teams participate, and the dog who inevitably gets credit for saving the town is Balto, lead dog on the final team which delivered the serum. But few people have ever heard of 12-year-old Togo and his musher Leonard Seppala, who carried the serum for almost double the length of any other team, and twice violated warnings to avoid perilous Norton Sound and instead ran straight over the frozen ice! With realistic black-and-white illustrations by ...

Bobbie the Wonder Dog  A True Story

Bobbie the Wonder Dog A True Story


  • Author : Tricia Brown
  • Publisher : Graphic Arts Books
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781943328376


Bobbie the Wonder Dog A True Story Book Description :

Bob was an average-looking collie puppy in every way, except for his bobbed tail . . . and maybe that’s why the Brazier family named him Bob, or Bobbie. But he was average in no other way. In 1923, Bobbie joined Frank and Elizabeth Brazier for a cross-country drive from Silverton, Oregon, to Indiana, Frank’s home state, where they planned to visit family. During a stop in Indiana, Bobbie was chased off by loose dogs, and after a week of searching and placing newspaper ads, the broken-hearted Braziers had to give up and start the drive home. Six months to the day after he was lost in Indiana, a very thin Bobbie was spotted on a Silverton sidewalk, his coat matted, his paws raw from wear. Unbelievable as it seemed, the three-year-old dog had WALKED...