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 finds an advertisement for redbone hunting hounds for sale in Kentucky: just the kind of dogs Billy imagined having. They are $25 each which is more money that Billy has but he is determined to get the money and get those dogs.
Grandpa told the other hunters that Billy's dogs treed six coons in one night.... three in one tree.
Grandpa was hopping around like a grasshopper, going here and there. Once, passing a tent, I heard his voice. I knew he was bragging about my...
Billy saw an ad for hunting dogs in a discarded magazine. From that day on he worked hard, saved his money, and was eventually able to buy Old Dan and Little Ann.