Waggit's Tale by Peter HoweWaggit's Tale by Peter Howe

Waggit's Tale

byPeter Howe

Paperback | April 28, 2009

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He is nameless. He is homeless. He is lost.

Until he is found . . . by a team of mutts who shelter him and teach him how to survive the wilds of the city park.

And so he becomes Waggit, the best hunter and tracker in the pack.

But life in the park is dangerous and uncertain. In winter, food and warmth are scarce. Another team of wild dogs is a constant menace. And there is always the fear of capture by park rangers. Waggit can't help feeling that something is missing . . . something warm and cozy . . . and human. Then one day everything changes and Waggit must face a new threat and a new choice.

Peter Howe's tale of an abandoned puppy's search for home is an exciting mix of humor, adventure, and suspense. Most of all, it is a story of how love can turn strangers into family.

Peter Howe was born in London, lived in New York for more than thirty years, and currently resides in Connecticut with his wife and two dogs. He is a formerNew York Times MagazineandLifemagazine picture editor and the author of two books on photography,Shooting Under FireandPaparazzi. He is also the author of the Waggit’s Tale series, ...
Title:Waggit's TaleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.68 inPublished:April 28, 2009Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061242632

ISBN - 13:9780061242632

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Editorial Reviews

“Waggit’s relationship with his compatriots develops well and lovingly, with humor.”