Beautiful JoeBook - 2009?
Originally published in 1894, it is told from the perspective of Joe himself, who quickly finds that he is in the company of many other animals that the Morrises have saved from harm. They firmly believe that every creature has the right a to full and happy life. Despite his horrible, early experiences he falls in love with his adopted family and becomes a loyal and trustworthy companion.
With over seven million copies sold worldwide, Beautiful Joe is a Canadian classic beautifully repackaged for today's young reader.