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Bel Ria by Sheila Every Burnford

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dogs -- Fiction,
  • Dogs -- Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

Follows the wanderings of a little performing dog in France, England, and at sea during World War II.

Edition Notes

Statementby Sheila Burnford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.B9653 Be 1977, PR9199.3.B792 Be 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p. ;
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4551652M
ISBN 100316771392
LC Control Number77021082

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Sep 19,  · Bel Ria: Dog of War (New York Review Children's Collection) - Kindle edition by Sheila Burnford. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Bel Ria: Dog of Reviews: 9. Nov 28,  · Bel Ria is a magical story; Mrs. Burnford has benevolent witchery.”–The Wall Street Journal “The Bel Ria can’t help but become another classic Sheila Burnford has written a beautiful, moving story, woven from many fine threads. I can’t recommend it highly enough for readers from 12 to 5/5. Bel Ria by Burnford, Sheila and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at larep-immo.com Marooned in England in the midst of the Blitz, Ria rescues an old woman from the rubble of her bombed house, and finds himself unexpectedly transformed into Bel, the coiffed and pampered companion of her old larep-immo.com Ria is an exciting story about a compellingly real, completely believable dog.5/5(3).

Another book, Bel Ria, about a dog's survival in wartime, was based on her own experiences as an ambulance driver. Burnford later wrote other books on Canadian topics, including One Woman's Arctic about her two summers in Pond Inlet, Nunavut on Baffin Island with Susan Ross. Will Sheila Burnford repeat the enormous success of The Incredible Journey? Probably not, for Bel Ria, although an intelligent pet in the noble tradition of Luath, Tao, and Bodger, is overshadowed by his caretakers in WW II Europe. A performing dog rescued from a burning caravan, he is whisked away from northern France by Corporal Sinclair, entrusted to icy, punctilious Neil MacLean on board a. Jan 01,  · Bel Ria is a great book to read if you like stories about pets, like The Incredible Journey, also written by Sheila Burnford. Bel Ria is one of the best books that she has written since the New York Times bestseller, The Incredible Journey.5/5(3). Bel Ria is a magical story; Mrs. Burnford has benevolent witchery.”–The Wall Street Journal “The Bel Ria can’t help but become another classic Sheila Burnford has written a beautiful, moving story, woven from many fine threads. I can’t recommend it highly enough for readers from 12 to ”.

Marooned in England in the midst of the Blitz, Ria rescues an old woman from the rubble of her bombed house, and finds himself unexpectedly transformed into Bel, the coiffed and pampered companion of her old age. Bel Ria is an exciting story about a compellingly real. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Bel Ria (Paperback) Published January 1st by Bantam Books Paperback, pages Author(s): Sheila Burnford. ISBN: Author: Sheila Every Burnford. This warm-hearted story by the author of The Incredible Journey recounts the adventure of Bel Ria, a dancing gypsy dog who is caught in France with the retreating British Expeditionary Force. Get this from a library! Bel Ria. [Sheila Burnford] -- When his owner is killed during the German invasion of France in the summer of , a little performing dog changes the lives of successive caretakers as he journeys through the war-ravaged.