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Old Yeller  
OldYeller
First edition (publ. Harper & Brothers)
Author Fred Gipson
Illustrator Carl Burger
Country United States of America
Language English
Genre(s) Children's novel
Release date 1956
Media type Print
Prequel to Savage Sam

Old Yeller is a children's book by Fred Gipson. It was published in 1956. It is about a Texas family and their dog. The book was awarded a Newbery Honor in 1969. Old Yeller was followed by two sequels Savage Sam and Little Arliss. The book was made into a Walt Disney movie of the same name starring Kevin Corcoran, Fess Parker, Tommy Kirk, Dorothy McGuire, and Spike in 1958.


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