From Our Editors
They are known as man's best friend, but dogs are often also a boy's best friend. This is never more evident than in the moving story of a boy and his dog during the frontier days in the Texas hill country. Readers will get an in-depth look at life in early frontier America.
From the Publisher
At first, Travis couldn't stand the sight of Old YellerThe stray dog was ugly, and a thieving rascal, too. But he sure was clever, and a smart dog could be a big help on the wild Texas frontier, especially with Papa away on a long cattle drive up to Abilene.Strong and courageous, Old Yeller proved that he could protect Travis's family ...