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About The Book

How deep is the bond between a child and a beloved pet? And how far will a pet go to protect his dear friend? To the ends of the earth . . . always. Alison McGhee, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Someday, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds, gives voice to the love that knows no bounds in this gentle and poignant picture book about friendship, loyalty, and most of all, love.

About The Author

Dani Werner

Alison McGhee is the New York Times bestselling author of Someday, as well as Dear SisterDear Brother, Pablo and Birdy, What I Leave BehindWhere We AreMaybe a Fox with Kathi Appelt, Firefly HollowLittle BoySo Many DaysStar Bright, and A Very Brave Witch, to name a fewShe lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Laguna Beach, California. You can visit her at AlisonMcGhee.com.

About The Illustrator

Photo Credit:

Pascal Lemaitre illustrated Toni and Slade Morrison's bestselling Who's Got Game?: Three Fables, as well as many other books for children. He and his family divide their time between Brussels, Belgium, where he teaches illustration, and Brooklyn, New York. Visit him online at PascalLemaitre.com.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (June 9, 2009)
  • Length: 40 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781416974819
  • Grades: P - 3
  • Ages: 4 - 8

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