The Wahoo Bobcat


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Joseph W Lippencott. Written in 1950, this story describes Florida in more primitive days. Tiger is the king of bobcats, deep in the Florida water prairie wilderness. Bill Henry and Andy Rogers have drastically different feelings toward Tiger. Tiger saved Bill’s son, Sammy, from a wild sow and Sammy develops a trusting relationship with Tiger. Andy Rogers wrongfully blames Tiger for killing his wild pigs and would like his hounds to run Tiger down so he could be killed. In the end the truth comes out, Tiger is victorious, and the Bill Henry and Andy Rogers families become friends. Middle to upper grades. 207 pages; paper.

[Proofreader’s note: There is one instance of inappropriate language on p. 56.]