Find The White Horse
Lubber the dog and Squintum the cat join forces with a racing pigeon and a pretty young Irish setter to search for Lubber's home. All he can remember is that he lives in a cottage below a hillside on which is carved a white horse.
For a lower to mid-grade level novel it is quite good, mixing a little bit of hi-jinx with some "new" vocabulary for the kids. There is a very wide range of stuff going on that can be discussed with the child reader, which is the best part of all.
Dick writes mostly about animals: farmyard fantasy, as he likes to call it, often about pigs, his special favorites. He enjoys writing for children, meeting the children who read his books, and knowing that they get ...more