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The Incredible Journey

Sheila Burnford

Fans of Old Yeller, Where the Red Fern Grows, and Shiloh will love this timeless classic about two dogs and a cat that embark on a journey to return to their owner and inspired the movie Homeward Bound. An inquisitive Labrador retriever, friendly bull terrier, and courageous Siamese cat set out through the Canadian wilderness to find their owner in this truly "incredible" adventure. Instinct tells them that the way home lies to the west and together the three house pets face hunger, the natural elements, and wild forest animals as they make their way home to the family they love. This beloved classic that inspired the movie Homeward Bound has captured the hearts of generations of readers. The lengths to which these three animals will go for each other and for their owner make for a thrilling and thoroughly unforgettable tale. "Captivating! A tale of charm [and] high drama."-The New York Times "A classic."-The Atlantic "From the youngest child…to the oldest grown-up, there is something here for everyone."-The Horn Book "An incredible book! A beautiful story so moving that it stays in the mind constantly. It is a gem to be treasured."-The St. Louis Post-Dispatch "I have read The Incredible Journey with much enjoyment. Obviously the author has a great knowledge of animals and a great love for them."-Joy Adamson, author of Born Free "A clever story and evocative writing will keep animal lovers and adventure fans turning the pages."-Common Sense Media Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award Winner William Allen White Award Winner Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Winner

Fans of Old Yeller, Where the Red Fern Grows, and Shiloh will love this timeless classic about two dogs and a cat that embark on a journey to return to their owner and inspired the movie Homeward Bound. An inquisitive Labrador retriever, friendly bull terrier, and courageous Siamese cat set out through the Canadian wilderness to find their owner in this truly "incredible" adventure. Instinct tells them that the way home lies to the west and together the three house pets face hunger, the natural elements, and wild forest animals as they make their way home to the family they love. This beloved classic that inspired the movie Homeward Bound has captured the hearts of generations of readers. The lengths to which these three animals will go for each other and for their owner make for a thrilling and thoroughly unforgettable tale. "Captivating! A tale of charm [and] high drama."-The New York Times "A classic."-The Atlantic "From the youngest child…to the oldest grown-up, there is something here for everyone."-The Horn Book "An incredible book! A beautiful story so moving that it stays in the mind constantly. It is a gem to be treasured."-The St. Louis Post-Dispatch "I have read The Incredible Journey with much enjoyment. Obviously the author has a great knowledge of animals and a great love for them."-Joy Adamson, author of Born Free "A clever story and evocative writing will keep animal lovers and adventure fans turning the pages."-Common Sense Media Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award Winner William Allen White Award Winner Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Winner
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Fans of Old Yeller, Where the Red Fern Grows, and Shiloh will love this timeless classic about two dogs and a cat that embark on a journey to return to their owner and inspired the movie Homeward Bound. An inquisitive Labrador retriever, friendly bull terrier, and courageous Siamese cat set out through the Canadian wilderness to find their owner in this truly "incredible" adventure. Instinct tells them that the way home lies to the west and together the three house pets face hunger, the natural elements, and wild forest animals as they make their way home to the family they love. This beloved classic that inspired the movie Homeward Bound has captured the hearts of generations of readers. The lengths to which these three animals will go for each other and for their owner make for a thrilling and thoroughly unforgettable tale. "Captivating! A tale of charm [and] high drama."-The New York Times "A classic."-The Atlantic "From the youngest child…to the oldest grown-up, there is something here for everyone."-The Horn Book "An incredible book! A beautiful story so moving that it stays in the mind constantly. It is a gem to be treasured."-The St. Louis Post-Dispatch "I have read The Incredible Journey with much enjoyment. Obviously the author has a great knowledge of animals and a great love for them."-Joy Adamson, author of Born Free "A clever story and evocative writing will keep animal lovers and adventure fans turning the pages."-Common Sense Media Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award Winner William Allen White Award Winner Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Winner

Language:

English

Narrators:

Megan Follows

Length:

3h 8m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:20


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:53


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:44


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:07


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:56


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:16


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:38


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

05:10


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:06


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:29


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

03:24


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:20


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

03:52


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:36


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:56


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:10


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:26


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:32


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

06:19


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

08:27


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

07:00


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

03:42


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

04:15


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:44


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:58


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

05:11


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

06:04


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

07:16


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:53


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

05:51


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

08:06


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

04:43


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:54


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

06:59


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

04:32