Maggie & Oliver or A Bone of One's Own (eBook)
About the Author
Valerie Hobbs lives in Santa Barbara with her husband, Jack, and near her two amazing grandsons. She writes about dogs because she wants one of her own, but her ferocious cat, Molly, won’t allow it.
Jennifer Thermes lives in an old house with her husband and children, three cats, one Dalmatian dog, and countless mice. She is a graduate of the Parsons School of Design.
Praise for Maggie & Oliver or A Bone of One's Own…
“Young fans of old-fashioned hard luck tales that end happily will snap this up.” —BCCB
“[An] optimistic ending about survival and friendship.” —Booklist
“This is Victoriana with no steampunk shenanigans and no tongues in cheeks, just well-orchestrated, straightforward storytelling for newish readers—with a bonus of warm pencil drawings reminiscent of Lois Lenski.” —Horn Book Magazine
“A warm story about friendship, but it’s also an introduction to the treatment of children and animals in the early 1900s.” —School Library Journal
“A touching and emotionally satisfying foundling tale.” —Kirkus Reviews