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Awards

  • Winner, Hackmatack Children's Choice Award (Atlantic Canada), 2010
  • Short-listed, Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta Children's Choice), 2010
  • Short-listed, Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award, 2009
  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre, 2011

Dog Lost Canadian Title

By Ingrid Lee   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545086059 Paperback
224 Pages | 5.26" x 7.57" | Ages 7 to 11

The triupmhant tale of a put bull pup.

Soft fur. A cold, damp poke of a nose. And the thump, thump, thump of a tail. A puppy! "Cash," Mack calls the little pit bull, and from that moment on, boy and dog share a bond neither has ever felt before.

But Mack's dad has a mean temper, and before long he's mad. Ignoring Mack's cries, he dumps Cash in the middle of nowhere. Hungry and lost, the young pup must face the world alone.

Will she ever find her boy again?

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Dog Lost:

"Dog Lost is much more than a breathless page-turner. It's a brutally honest novel depicting the world of dogfighting in a wicked light but tempering any scenes of cruelty with an entire community of positive characters. And Lee brings together her winning, motley cast, human and animal, for a wonderfully heart-rousing ending. I loved it." — Ann M. Martin, author of A Dog's Life

"A tough book, a tender book, and one I shan't forget." — Michael Morpurgo, author of War Horse and Private Peaceful

"Without moralizing, [Lee] argues that dogs, regardless of breed, can be trained to be violent—or not... . Based on a true story, this moving, fast-paced tale will appeal to fans of Shiloh." — Kirkus Reviews