Book Traveling Thursday

Book Traveling Thursday: Favorite Bookish Pet

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Happy Thursday!  It’s time again for Book Traveling Thursday!  This is my second time participating in BTT.  Visit the BTT Goodreads Group for more info and to see upcoming themes.

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This week’s BTT theme was your favorite bookish pet…

Old Dan and Little Ann from Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

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Amazon // Goodreads

This book brings me WAY back to my grade school days.  This book has always stuck with me because it literally destroyed my soul.  If you are looking for a good ugly cry, pick this bad boy up.  Old Dan and Little Ann…. I just cant.  I’m tearing up just thinking about this book.  I would say the right age range for this book would be 9-13ish.  I feel like boys can really relate to this book, but appeals to girls as well.  I look forward to the day my kids will read it, and I will be there for them with a box of tissues and a shoulder to cry on.


Original Cover – 1961

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Actually… I like this cover.  I love the vintage vibe I’m getting from it.


Favorite Cover

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Love!  Nailed it!


Other Covers

Yeah these are all super old school and hideous…


Which bookish pet is your favorite?  Comment below!

*Feel free to link to your own BTT post! I’d love to read it!

 

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7 thoughts on “Book Traveling Thursday: Favorite Bookish Pet”

  1. This book smacked me right in the feels. It’s been years since I’ve read it. I should give it another go. I recently had to put my dog down so now might not be the best time….it might be a little too fresh. 😢

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      1. Thank you for your kind words and I’m sorry about your loss as well. It’s so rough losing a pet. I do think this book does an amazing job at depicting grief and loss though.

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