Can I Keep Him?
Puffin Pied Piper, 1976 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
A successful souffle of a fantasy about a small boy in search of companionship. Refused dog or cat, deer or tiger, bear or dinosaur, he finally settles realistically for a two-legged pet: a new boy next door.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Poor Arnold. I'm glad there's a solution to his loneliness next door. But I tell you what, when mine were little & expressed boredom or loneliness, first we did chores *together* and then we played or read *together.* Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - beckyhill - LibraryThing
A little boy begs his mom to let him keep different stray animals he finds or imagines, but she keeps turning him down, until he brings home a neighbor boy. The little boy seems like the typical child ... Read full review