For Best Mate, being rescued from drowning as a young puppy is only the start of his adventures. From unwanted burden to favourite companion, and from pet to champion race dog, this remarkable greyhound proves that it’s not just cats who have more than one life. Cast aside, kidnapped, adopted or living rough on the streets, Best Mate can always find a way to survive. But will he ever find a real home?
What the critics say:
– Books for Keeps on Born to Run
‘Michael Morpurgo is a Pied Piper for young readers’
– James Naughtie, Daily Telegraph
COCD 063 • 978-1-84648-523-7
|Playing time: 3hrs 30mins|