One Dog And His Boy

One Dog and His Boy Book Cover On Hal’s tenth birthday, he receives a dog that he calls Fleck from Easy Pets.  He knows they will be friends for life.  But no one tells him that Easy Pets is a rent-a-pet agency and that Fleck has to be returned. Hal and his friend Pippa run away to his grandparents with a pack of escapee dogs from Easy Pets. On their cross country adventures, they meet up with a circus, a detective, greedy adults, and wonderful friends. This light, fun story about Hal and his dog, loyalty, and determination has a happy ending.  All of the dogs find the right owners to belong to. mjw
Title: One Dog And His Boy
Author: Eva Ibbotson
: Scholastic Press
: 2012
Original language
: English
: 978-0-545-35196-6
Hardcover pages
: 288
Age range
: 8 up
: Fiction
Author’s ethnicity
: Austrian
Author’s residence
: England
: Dogs, England, Europe, Family life, Human-animal relationships, London, Voyages and travels, Western Europe

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