PONGO THE TERRIBLE by Denis Cleaver

PONGO THE TERRIBLE

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KIRKUS REVIEW

Pongo is a French poodle, a malicious, sly and hard-hearted canine. Two dogs who live together, and their acquaintance, a rakish gipsy dog, have a most unpleasant experience with him. It begins one fine day when the circus comes to a little English village, with Pongo as star of the show. He manoeuvres the three friends into a lion's cage, and only by their quick thinking is tragedy averted and tables turned. Children will enjoy this dog world with no humans to speak of; the story is unpretentious and not too well written, but the idea is original and the development entertaining.

Pub Date: April 4th, 1949
Publisher: Westminster Press