One Dog and His Boy

  • by Eva Ibbotson
  • Narrated by Steven Crossley
  • 5 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Hal's parents refuse to consider a dog. Then they discover Easy Pets, a dog-rental agency. Terrier Fleck arrives on Hal's birthday, but when Hal discovers that his dog must be returned, he runs away. A large reward is offered for the missing boy, and soon they are being chased across the country. Helped by a travelling circus and sympathetic children from an orphanage, they race for their freedom.


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Customer Reviews

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Best Book Ever! Kate Blackmore

I really enjoyed this book. It was great. Some parts of it were sad. But the rest was great.
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- Amazing lover girl

reviewed by mum and dad

Where does One Dog and His Boy rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This audio book would rank highly among the many audio books that I listen to with my children.

What did you like best about this story?

I particularly enjoyed Eva Ibbotson's view of Hal's parents. Some amusing and sometimes laugh out loud commentary on modern parenting, and the experience that some children have.

Which scene did you most enjoy?

The most enjoyable scene in the book was Hal's arrival at his grandparents cottage by the sea.

Did you have an emotional reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

The book made us all laugh a lot. We didn't cry.

Any additional comments?

We all enjoyed listening to the book, as a family of parents and children aged 5,4,2. All of the children listened with great interest and we were entertained too,

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- Melanie J. Daniels

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-04-2012
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks