Classic Dog Stories

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05 August 2021
9781529070859
370 pages
Synopsis

Listen to this audio collection of classic dog stories read by an ensemble cast of treasured readers - including Lorelei King, Samuel West, Thomas Judd, Imogen Church and Gordon Kennedy.

From the grit of a frontier man’s dog, from pampered lapdog to wayward mongrel, from faithful guard dog to strong willed pet they’re all here in Classic Dog Stories – the perfect audiobook for dog lovers everywhere.

In this entertaining collection, dogs of all kinds are brought to life. Working dogs, dogs who are mistreated by humans, dogs who save lives and the ones that make us laugh; they all leap and bound on the page in stories by our most accomplished writers, including Mark Twain, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, Jack London and Jerome K. Jerome.

This edition is edited by anthologist Ned Halley.

The stories included are:

A Dog's Tale by Mark Twain
Brown Wolf by Jack London
The Dog Hervey by Rudyard Kipling
Memoirs of a Yellow Dog by O Henry
Mr Donne's Exodus' from Shirley by Charlotte Bronte
Montmorency' from Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome
Little Girl Afraid of a Dog by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Kashtanka by Anton Chekov
The Black Poodle by F. Anstey
Stickeen by John Muir