Vikidia currently has 2,432 articles. Improve it!

Join Vikidia: create your account now and improve it!

Old Yeller

From Vikidia, the encyclopedia for 8 to 13-year-old children that everybody can make better
Jump to: navigation, search

Old Yeller is a 1956 children's novel written by Fred Gipson and illustrated by Carl Burger. It received a Newbery Honor in 1969. The story is about a yellow dog called Old Yeller and the frontier boy who loves him. The boy is forced to kill Old Yeller when he contracts rabies. In 1957, Walt Disney released a movie adaptation starring Tommy Kirk, Fess Parker, Dorothy McGuire, Kevin Corcoran, Jeff York, and Beverly Washburn.


P literature.svg Literature Portal — All articles about literature, books and writers.