As he watches the children and teacher in his classroom, and goes home with them, Humphrey learns a lot about humans, and even teaches them some things!

The World According to Humphrey

When his father was taken away to prison and the dog nearly killed, the boy learned about loyalty and love.

Sounder

When a cowdog thinks he is the smartest creature on earth, and indispensable in keeping the ranch running, some funny things occasionally happen.

Hank the Cowdog Series

The story of a tiny mouse who loved a princess and wanted to save her.

The Tale of Despereaux

When Billy and his best friend Bruce find a baby Great Horned owl, Billy adopts it—and thus ensues a summer of adventures for the pair of them.

Owls in the Family

A father Bombardier Beetle teaches his son how to protect himself from attack, and also where beetles came from.

Bomby the Bombardier Beetle

When her father finds an injured baby crow and gives it to Louise to raise, she is in for more excitement than she anticipated!

Summer of the Talking Crow

When a little boy’s cat was kidnapped and taken far away from home, how could he get back to his little boy again?

The Cat That Walked a Week

Minn of the Mississippi by Holling Clancy Holling

A turtle with only three legs travels from the source to the mouth of the Mississippi River, and the history and geography of the river is told with story and beautiful illustrations.

Minn of the Mississippi

Frightful’s Mountain by Jean Craighead George

Frightful, a peregrine falcon, must learn to live on her own after she is unexpectedly separated from the only source of food and protection she’s ever known.

Frightful’s Mountain

Lassie Come-Home by Eric Knight

When she is taken away from her family, a collie does all in her power to return the 400 miles between her and home.

Lassie Come-Home

Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard

A young fox and the young man who wants to hunt him both grow up and learn a lot about life.

Haunt Fox

Irish Red by Jim Kjelgaard

Ross and Danny move into the wilderness to live; when the outlaw puppy Mike joins them, will they be able to teach him anything?

Irish Red

The Black Fawn by Jim Kjelgaard

When Bud, an orphan, goes to live with an elderly farming couple, he cannot accept that they really love him.

The Black Fawn

White Stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry

Hans’s family have always been bakers, but Hans dreams of riding the Lipizzaners, who live and perform in his home city of Vienna, Austria.

White Stallion of Lipizza

The Adventures of Rusty and Ryan by Shari Beth Martin

Ryan is lonesome, so he prays for a puppy—and God answers his prayer in a surprising way!

The Adventures of Rusty and Ryan