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Inspirational Story – Greyfriars Bobby

13th May 2014
Inspirational Story - Greyfriars Bobby

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I found an old copy of Bobby the Skye terrier’s story in a box of discarded books in a school library and thought it would be a lovely story to read to my class every morning. Well, by the end of the book, we were all in love with Bobby. His story fires the imagination and assures us that there still is some good in this world. So, his little monument was one of the first things I wanted to see in Edinburgh, partly also to re-enforce my convictions that stories about animals such as dogs will always find a good readership. Bobby’s story has encouraged me to complete my series of children’s books in which a dog is the protagonist along with his many furry and feathered friends.

Maretha Added by Maretha Attributed to: Maretha Botha

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