In 1888, a straggly dog wandered into the U.S. Post Office in Albany, New York. Owney liked the smell of the workers and the mail pouches. He started guarding the mail. Before long, he was traveling on mail trains all around the country. He even took a trip around the world.
YOUR TURN: WHAT DID YOU LIKE ABOUT THE BOOK?
Do you see below where it asks for your name and email address? It is fine to type just your first name or to even leave it blank. Put your answer in the biggest box, and before you hit submit, think about typing the name of your city and state. That would be safe–and interesting. Talk to an adult about it and decide what is best for you.