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Lassie Come Home

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 399 Ratings and 57 Reviews

Book Description
When Sam Carraclough fall on hard times, he is forced to sell his prize collie to a wealthy family. But Lassie, although she is taken hundreds of miles away, knows it is her duty to meet young Joe from school - so she starts on the long and difficult journey home.
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (148 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages272
Publication Date10/27/1994
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About E. E. Knight (Author) : E. E. Knight is a published author. A published credit of E. E. Knight is Choice of the Cat (The Vampire Earth, Book 2).
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About Marguerite Kirmse (Illustrator) : Marguerite Kirmse is a published illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Marguerite Kirmse include Lassie Come-Home, Bob Son Of Battle.
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10/13/2015 Jennie wilson

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12/12/2014 Allison Hunter-Frederick said:
This past week I rediscovered Lassie Come-Home by Eric Knight. In doing so, I realized it held even more depth to it than my childhood reading of it had revealed. For example, this beloved classic dog story is set in a different time and place than those with whom I am familiar. Even the main charac... more

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