Irish Red by Jim KjelgaardIrish Red by Jim Kjelgaard

Irish Red

byJim Kjelgaard

Paperback | May 1, 1984

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For all his champion Irish setter blood, Mike was  a misfit. Danny Pickett and his father tried  everything to train him, but it was the pup himself who  finally proved that he was a champion.
Jim Kjelgaard was an American author of books for young adults. He was the author of more than 40 novels, the most famous of which was his 1945 book Big Red, which was adapted into a Disney film of the same name in 1962. He died in 1959.
Title:Irish RedFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.68 × 5.25 × 0.42 inPublished:May 1, 1984Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0553155466

ISBN - 13:9780553155464

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


From Our Editors

Called runt, misfit, and troublemaker, Big Red's son Mike escapes from a training kennel to join the two men he loves in their forest retreat and proves he has the intelligence and skill expected of the offspring of a famous Irish setter.

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"A  worthy sequel...a rousing story."  --Library Journal