Pele's Forever Home

Pele's Forever Home
Item# BB283

Book Summary

Written by Darylynn Ayala • Illustrated by Jon Rothenberg •
Hardcover • 10.75 x 8.5 • 40 full-color illustrated pages

Pele's Forever Home is a true story about a champion greyhound named Pele, who started racing professionally at age two and was retired at age five. Pele won 20 of the 114 races he ran in his lifetime. When he was six years old, he was adopted by Jessica and Paul, who lived in Boston, Massachusetts.

Pele was more than just an athlete. He was an amazing dog, full of personality and love. He found his "Forever Home" in a family that loved him tremendously. Sadly, Pele passed away when he was just shy of ten years old. He is truly missed.

Proceeds from the sale of this book benefit Greyhound Rescue Efforts and Blessings in a Backpack

About the Author:

Darylynn Ayala is an accomplished accessory designer, sculptor and published author who resides in New York City. She is a strong supporter of greyhound adoptions and a passionate member of the board of Blessings in a Backpack. Proceeds from the sales of her first book, Pele's Forever Home, will support both missions.

About the Illustrator:

Jon Rothenberg is an illustrator living in St. Louis. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Washington University.

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