Greyfriars Bobby: a Puppy's Tale

Author(s): Michelle Sloan; Elena Bia (Illustrator)

Picture Books

The heart-warming tale of Greyfriars Bobby, the loyal Skye terrier, is well-known and loved throughout Scotland and the world. Bobby the lively wee puppy who lives in Edinburgh, has many friends -- local policeman John Gray, the children at Heriot's School and an orphaned boy called Sandy -- but he still longs for a home of his own. One day, Bobby and Sandy catch a pickpocket and as a reward Sandy is given a new home, but the loyal pup can't go with him. Then Bobby remembers John Gray, the kindly constable...This timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and finding a home is perfect for young dog lovers and visitors to Scotland. Historically detailed illustrations from Elena Bia bring life to a gripping story from author Michelle Sloan. Readers both young and old will be moved by the story of how Bobby became the world's most famous dog.


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General Fields

  • : 9781782505907
  • : Floris Books
  • : Kelpies
  • : September 2019
  • : --- length: - '24.2' width: - '28.3' units: - Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Michelle Sloan; Elena Bia (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : 32