Lassie Come-home: Will She Ever Find Her Way Home? by Eric KnightLassie Come-home: Will She Ever Find Her Way Home? by Eric Knight

Lassie Come-home: Will She Ever Find Her Way Home?

byEric KnightIllustratorMarguerite Kirmse

Paperback | September 18, 2007

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Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland-too far a journey for any dog to make alone . . . But Lassie is not just any dog.

Eric Knight was born in 1897 in Yorkshire, England, the countryside that was the background for Lassie Come-Home. He moved to the United States as a teenager. After graduating from Cambridge Latin School in Massachusetts, Eric Knight married and settled on a farm in Pennsylvania, where Lassie Come-Home was written and where the collie ...
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Title:Lassie Come-home: Will She Ever Find Her Way Home?Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.62 × 5.2 × 0.69 inPublished:September 18, 2007Publisher:Square FishLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0312371314

ISBN - 13:9780312371319

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of my favourites! One of my favourite childhood stories! Absolutely recommend to anyone who is looking for a book to get their child into reading.
Date published: 2017-01-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of my favourites! One of my favourite childhood books! Absolutely recommend to anyone who is looking for a book to get their child into reading.
Date published: 2017-01-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Classics. My childhood favorite story! Even though it is sad it's still very good.
Date published: 2016-11-24

Editorial Reviews

"The most faithful of all dogs returns in Lassie Come-Home by Eric Knight. ... This story of a boy and his beloved collie has been retold in many formats but appears here in its original unabridged version, with Marguerite Kirmse's charming b&w interior illustrations and new jacket art." - Publishers Weekly