One dog and his boy : Ibbotson, Eva : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet ArchiveSign up for our newsletters! All Hal ever wanted was a dog. But though his wealthy parents will give him any other gift, no matter how extravagant, his mother swears she will not have a dog in her spotlessly fashionable house. Then, on his birthday, his father says he can have a dog. His father mistakenly believes that Hal will quickly grow tired of taking care of a dog, and unbeknownst to Hal, takes him to a shop that only rents fashionable, purebred dogs.
One dog and his boy
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Sign-up for our newsletter for updates on our brilliant books and fun activities for parents and children. With lovemybooks you will find out about wonderful books to read with your child. You will find many creative activities based on each book to make reading even more enjoyable and interactive. Eva Ibbotson Scholastic Hal has everything money can buy, except that is for the one thing he longs for, a dog of his own. Hal decides to take action of his own and so begins an adventure; involving an odd collection of dogs, a like-minded friend called Pippa and a quest across country to find sanctuary. Eventually all the runaway dogs find perfect homes and Hal is able to keep Fleck, the dog of his dreams. This is a warm and appealing adventure story.