Finder, Coal Mine Dog (Dog Chronicles) (Hardcover)

Finder, Coal Mine Dog (Dog Chronicles) By Alison Hart, Michael G. Montgomery (Illustrator) Cover Image
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A boy and his dog survive the 1909 Cherry Mine disaster in this action-packed and heartwarming story.

When Thomas's family needs money, he's forced to go to work in the coal mines, even though neither of his late parents wanted that for him. His only comfort is his dog Finder, a failed hunting dog who now pulls a cart in the mines. When disaster strikes, can Thomas and Finder escape from the fires deep below ground?

The Dog Chronicles series features fast-paced, fascinating historical fiction about working dogs, perfect for readers who love books.

About the Author

When Alison Hart was seven years old, she wrote, illustrated, and self-published a book called The Wild Dog. Since then, she's authored more than sixty books for young readers. A former teacher, she lives in Virginia.

Michael G. Montgomery attended Georgia Southern University and the University of Georgia and has created illustrations for magazines, books, newspapers, and advertising. The illustrator of several books for children, he lives in Georgia.

Praise For…

"Suspenseful"—The Horn Book Guide

"Well-told and entertaining"—Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9781561458608
ISBN-10: 1561458600
Publisher: Peachtree
Publication Date: October 6th, 2015
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Dog Chronicles