The Dog Who Wouldn't Be

The Dog Who Wouldn't Be

By Farley Mowat

Starfire, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780553279283, 224pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 1984

Farely Mowat's best loved book tells the splendidly entertaining story of his boyhood on the Canadian prairies.Mutt's pedigree was uncertain, but his madness was indisputable.He climbed tress and ladders, rode passenger in an open car wearing goggles and displaying hunting skills that bordered on sheer genius.He was a marvelous dog, worthy of an unusual boy growing up a raw, untamed wilderness.

About the Author
Farley Mowat (1921 2014), a famed Canadian writer, was the author of forty-five books, including fiction, history, and environmental works. Several of his books, including Never Cry Wolf, were made into films. Mowat was a winner of the Governor General s Award for Literature, and also a recipient of the Order of Canada and an inductee of the Canadian Walk of Fame.