• Title: The Wolfhound
  • Author: Kristine L. Franklin
  • ISBN: 9780688136758
  • Page: 167
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Wolfhound Pavel saves the life of the enormous dog he finds half frozen in the snow but since only nobles and dukes and the tsar himself keep wolfhounds Pavel fears he will be punished for stealing
    Pavel saves the life of the enormous dog he finds half frozen in the snow, but since only nobles and dukes and the tsar himself keep wolfhounds, Pavel fears he will be punished for stealing.

    One Reply to “The Wolfhound”

    1. I'm a sucker for stories that take place in Russia (or the Soviet Union), so when I found this beautifully illustrated book set in Tsarist Russia, I had to read it to the kids.I have to say that my niece and nephew aren't giddy about dog stories. My nephew in particular isn't even really a dog fan, so when we started reading this articulate, artistic book about a dog, it was clear he was not engaged. And then, in typical Russian literary style, things got bleak and events teetered upon the edge [...]

    2. Lovely, warm story. Even though he took the dog back, there was a happy ending - best of both worlds. Wonderful illustrations too.

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