Big Red by Jim KjelgaardBig Red by Jim Kjelgaard

Big Red

byJim Kjelgaard

Paperback | June 1, 2011

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"Big Red" was a champion Irish setter; Danny a young trapper who knew more about the ways of varmints and hounds than of the world of fancy kennels and dog shows. But Red's owner knew a good dog man when he saw one, and entrusted Red to Danny's training.
Jim Kjelgaard spent his boyhood in country much like that described in this book. "Those mountain farms", he remembers, "produced more rocks to the acre than anything else. But they provided my brothers and me with plenty of ammunition for fighting the neighboring boys across the creek. One of our jobs was to shoo the cows out of the c...
Title:Big RedFormat:PaperbackDimensions:254 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.75 inPublished:June 1, 2011Publisher:Holiday House IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823423913

ISBN - 13:9780823423910


Rated 3 out of 5 by from Big Red This book was good at times, but also really really boring.
Date published: 2002-03-07

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