Garden City: Doubleday & Co., 1973. Illustrated by David Armstrong. Signed by William H. Armstrong on title page. 8vo. 8-1/2" x 5-3/4". Green cloth covered boards. Pictorial endpapers. 115 pp. Book is fine. / Dust jacket is very good to fine. Item #810
Story of struggles of the young boy, Aaron, against nightmares of his brother's death and his family's humiliation by poverty with the assurance and consolation of his Blue Tick hound, Rowdy.
William H. Armstrong received the 1970 Newbery Medal and the 1972 Mark Twain Award for his novel, Sounder.