[[ Read ]] ➬ Useless Dog Author Billy C. Clark – Higo2cam.info

Useless Dog More Than Anything In The World, Thirteen Year Old Caleb Wants A Hounddog One Spring, Caleb S Father Gives Him The Runt Of A Litter Of Pigs, And Caleb Takes The Pig To The Local Stock Auction To Trade For A Hounddog Puppy Fast Talking Billy Flint Is The Only Dog Trader, And Ignores Caleb And His Pig Through Most Of The Auction Caleb Objects To The Trader S Mistreatment Of An Old, Ragged Part Airedale Mutt With A Lame Leg And Quickly Finds That He Has Traded His Runt Pig For The Old Dog Caleb Knows He Has Been Skinned Alive By The Sharp Trader, But From The Minute The Dog Follows Him To The Wagon And Jumps Easily Into The Seat, Caleb Knows That He Wants This Old Dog Than Any Of The Excellent Hounddogs He Has Seen He Must First Convince His Mother To Let Him Keep The Dog, But Outcast Wins A Place In The Family And He And Caleb Become Inseparable Friends

About the Author: Billy C. Clark

Billy C Clark was an American author of 11 books and many poems and short stories, heavily influenced by his childhood growing up in poverty in Kentucky.

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  1. says:

    This sweet natured story of a boy and his dog is distinguished by its authentic sounding voice of the farming and hunting communities of the Kentucky mountains Published in the early 1960s, it captures a time, place and people, but avoids being a dated read The bond between young teenage Caleb and Outcas

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