MONA KERBY has written many acclaimed books for children, including Owney, the Mail-Pouch Pooch and 38 Weeks Till Summer Vacation. She lives in Westminster, Maryland.
Owney the Mail Pouch Pooch
Owney the Dog traveled on U.S. Mail trains in the early 1900s. Owney the Mail Pouch Pooch is written by Mona Kerby.Share This
Owney, the Mail-Pouch Pooch
Mona Kerby; Pictures by Lynne Barasch
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
One rainy night in 1888, a stray dog wandered into the U.S. Post Office in Albany, New York. Workers found him the next morning asleep on a pile of mail pouches. The dog seemed to like the post office...