by Margaret Atwood and Joyce Barkhouse
illustrated by Ann Blades
A classic story about the relationship between a child and the natural world from two of Canada's most beloved writers, now back in print.
While visiting her grandparents' farm, city girl Anna decides she wants a pet. A cow? A snake? Anna realizes that these creatures won't be happy in the city, and she doesn't want a pet unless it's happy. Grandma and Grandpa have just the right thing for Anna.
Short chapters and easy-to-read text make this story perfect for beginning readers.
About the Authors
Linda Ludke is a librarian in London, ON.