Old Yeller - Fred Gipson




A boy learns how to become a man by shooting his dog. Bring on the waterworks. By Fred Gipson.

The 5 discussions -

1. the ways of life in the 1860’s

2. a dog’s personality

3. expectations build suspense

4. hydrophobia

5. Book of the Month Club

The 5 cool party topics -

1. Bear grass is used in baskets, is edible, and makes a good fire starter.

2. choose your dog based on temperament, not breed

3. set up your story at the beginning with an expectation of the end

4. swallowing takes 50 muscles, and rabies doesn’t want you to use ‘em

5. BOTMC found Gone With the Wind and Catcher in the Rye

Transcript coming soon.