Hickory Doc’s Tales

The Pack: First Generation

by Linda Harkey



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/3/2017

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 116
ISBN : 9781480847248
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 116
ISBN : 9781480847255
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 116
ISBN : 9781480847231

About the Book

His official name is Chicoree’s Hickory Doc, and he can trace his family tree back to a sapling in Germany. The oldest and wisest of five, he lives at The Lazy Dog Hacienda kennels on Shorthair Boulevard in Oklahoma. Folks just call him “Doc.”

In Hickory Doc’s Tales, Doc shares a host of humorous stories from his important role as a hunting dog, and he narrates what life is like at the kennel. He tells tales about his adventures and mishaps with porcupines and cactus and of relationships with humans, other animals, and his tight-knit family of dogs.

Geared toward elementary school readers, Hickory Doc’s Tales s helps youth transition to chapter books, and it encourages a host of creative writing opportunities and exercises.

About the Author

Linda Harkey has been an enthusiastic hunting dog owner for more than thirty years. As a docent, she has been involved with the writing of curricula for children’s programs at local museums. Harkey is also the author of a children’s book, The Budding Staff. She lives with her husband and dogs on twenty acres in Catoosa, Oklahoma.