"Exciting and heartwarming indeed. Recommended for adults and teenagers." -- Library Journal
"Occasionally, but very rarely, one reads a book with the increasing certainty...that a classic is unfolding before one's eyes." -- Chicago Sunday tribune
About the Author
With Old Yeller,
Fred Gipson secured his place as one of the finest novelists in America. The book was published to instant acclaim and has become one of the most beloved children's classics ever written. Since its publication in 1956, Old Yeller
has won countless awards, including the 1957 Newbery Honor. Mr. Gipson's other works include both fiction and non-fiction. He grew up in the Texas hill country and died in 1973.