- Rawls, Wilson. Where the Red Fern Grows. New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., 1974.
The Question and Answer section for Where the Red Fern Grows is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Billy's grandfather cried because he was so proud of him and promised to write the kennel..... then he gave him candy to share with his sisters.
Billy is frustrated. He has the traps and the dogs but the coons seem to outsmart him.
Monotonous means dull, tedious, and repetitious; lacking in variety and interest.