MONA KERBY has written many acclaimed books for children. She lives in Westminster, Maryland. LYNNE BARASCH is the author/illustrator of several picture books, including Radio Rescue, an ALA Notable Book. She lives in New York City.
This book was perfect to show all the illustrations as I am telling the story.
Adults will enjoy it as well as children and it is definitely a great addition to a family library.....or even a book for the coffee table.
Based on a real dog with all sorts of cantankerous characteristics, this is an amazing story.
Love the story. When the Smithsonian was building an "Owney" exhibit in Washington I wanted to know more. Great book.Published 4 months ago by Barbara Ann Montgomery
My daughter checked out this book at her school library and loved it so much that I had to buy it for her. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Holly
Students like stories about dogs. The adventures Owney displays are exciting and students follow the story line to the end of the book.Published 12 months ago by PEARLS
Good value for the money. True story of historical significance, especially for railroad history buffs and the kids will love it.Published 14 months ago by Glenn Ausderau
I am a postmaster and every spring the kindergarten classes from the local elementary school take a field trip to the post office. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Patricia H.
Give yourself a treat and read Owney. He is an historical figure that most people have never heard about before. Read morePublished 15 months ago by linde