Born to Run by Michael Morpurgo
Model Number: 9780008638597
When Patrick saves a greyhound puppy from downing in the canal, he gives his beloved new pet the only name that feels right: Best Mate.
But despite Patrick's promise to look after Best Mate forever, it isn't long before the greyhound is thrust into a new life and threatened with a fate he will have to fight to escape. In the face of constant danger, Best Mate finds a way to survive. The real challenge will be finding a home....
For ages approx. 8-11 years.