Cornelius and the dog Star

Cornelius and the dog Star

by Diana Spyropulos
     
 
While resting in his easy chair one evening, cantankerous old Cornelius Basset-Hound takes his last breath. Suddenly he is swept through a brilliant tunnel of light directly to the gates of Dog Heaven. There, Saint Bernard tells him, "You are not ready to enter heaven....Who wants to spend an eternity with a miserly old grouch?"

On his quest to become a better

Overview

While resting in his easy chair one evening, cantankerous old Cornelius Basset-Hound takes his last breath. Suddenly he is swept through a brilliant tunnel of light directly to the gates of Dog Heaven. There, Saint Bernard tells him, "You are not ready to enter heaven....Who wants to spend an eternity with a miserly old grouch?"

On his quest to become a better basset, Cornelius is befriended by Sirius, the Dog Star, and other angelic helpers. The tale ends with a tear when Cornelius is reborn in his own family. This book teaches the values of love, generosity, and playfulness; and it joyfully affirms the everlasting nature of Life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780935699081
Publisher:
Illumination Arts Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
45
Product dimensions:
8.84(w) x 11.26(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
4 - 10 Years

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