The Plague Dogs

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The Plague Dogs

By Richard Adams

Ballantine Books, Paperback, 9780345494023, 390pp.

Publication Date: November 28, 2006

"Thousands and thousands of people will love this book "
A lyrical, engrossing tale, by the author of WATERSHIP DOWN, Richard Adams creates a lyrical and engrossing tale, a remarkable journey into the hearts and minds of two canine heroes, Snitter and Rowf, fugitives from the horrors of an animal research center who escape into the isolation--and terror--of the wilderness.

About the Author
Richard Adams is the author of many bestselling novels, including "Watership Down" (1974), "Shardik" (1976), "The Plague Dogs" (1978), "The Girl in a Swing" (1980), "Maia" (1985), and "Traveller" (1988), as well as several works of nonfiction, including his autobiographical "The Day Gone By" (1991). The winner of the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Award for Children s Literature, he currently lives in Hampshire, England."