The Starlight Barking: 101 Dalmatians Series, Book 2 (The Hundred and One Dalmatians #2)
Waking up late one day, Pongo finds that none of the humans will wake up. He finds out that the same has happened all over the country, and then dogs everywhere hear the voice of Lord Sirius the dog star, offering to free them from their humans.
Dodie Smith certainly spins wonderful tales of the world that dogs inhabit. I am very much looking forward to reading these with Arthur one day soon.
This book centers around Pongo and Missis, the main characters from the 101 Dalmatians and a few of their pups plus some other belove...more
The premise of the plot of this book is decidedly bizarre; as if Mrs Smith was on an acid high at the time (1967). However, in the light of the wonderful “One Hundred and One Dalmatians,” I prefer to think (delude myself?) that fault lies with the erring and unnamed editor at William Heinemann whose imagination was no doubt entirely caught up in the Space Race, science fiction, and should instead have taken out and sh...more
Not a book I'd say you must have in your collection, but one that I'll keep in mine.