Pittsburgh Kids’s Writer wins Nationwide E book Award for “Bow Tie Boone” – CBS Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff


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He’s a beagle, but unlike the other howling dogs, he has a set of wheels, a bow tie, and now a national book award.

Boone’s wheelchair helps him get around because he has no back legs.

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A married couple from western Pennsylvania adopted him, and his owner decided to write a book about Boone’s incredible adoption story and his path to becoming a therapy dog.

Turns out his happy story just won the 15th annual National Indie Excellence Award for Non-fiction for Children!

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Boone’s story is available on Amazon, and all proceeds will go to Joey’s PAW, an organization that provides prosthetic limbs and wheelchairs to rescue pets in need.

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