By: J. R. R. Tolkien
Edited by: Wayne Hammond, Christina Scull
Published by: Houghton Mifflin Company
Simultaneously published by: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: 1998
List: Best Read Alouds for Boys (Age 4-6)

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In 1925, while on vacation with his family on the Yorkshire coast, four-year-old Michael Tolkien lost his favorite toy, a little lead dog he was reluctant to put down even to play on the beach. To c...

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