FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER 

ARTHUR: THE DOG WHO CROSSED THE JUNGLE TO FIND A HOME

OUT IN SEPTEMBER

Lindnord ARTHUR AND FRIENDS Two Roads Books

ARTHUR AND FRIENDS

THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF A RESCUE DOG, AND HOW OUR DOGS RESCUE US

The continued adventures of the rescue dog that inspired the world

 

Arthur and Friends is the continued adventures of Arthur, the plucky, scruffy stray dog from Ecuador who followed his owner Mikael through the jungle to find his forever home.

From Arthur’s first Christmas in Sweden and trips to London, to a terrifying bout of illness and family camping adventures, Arthur and Friends is the next gripping, uplifting chapter of Arthur and Mikael’s story. 

 

 

Interspersed with this narrative are heart-warming, moving readers’ stories of their own rescue dogs. From Ecuador to America to Australia and everywhere in between, the stories of these other ‘Arthurs’ prove both that dogs are man’s best friend, and that a little kindness can go a very long way.

Lindnord ARTHUR & FRIENDS Two Roads Books

Lindnord ARTHUR & FRIENDS Two Roads Books

Lindnord ARTHUR & FRIENDS Two Roads Books

 

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

OUT NOW

Lindnord ARTHUR Two Roads BooksARTHUR

THE DOG WHO CROSSED THE JUNGLE TO FIND A HOME

The epic true story of one man, his dog, and how they found each other.

‘An incredible journey’

Daily Telegraph

‘Arthur latched onto an extreme sports team during the Amazon race – and what happened next will melt the hardest heart’

Daily Mail

‘An amazing story’

Washington Post

 

When you are racing 435 miles through the jungles and mountains of South America, the last thing you need is a stray dog tagging along. But that’s exactly what happened to Mikael Lindnord, captain of a Swedish adventure racing team, when he threw a scruffy but dignified mongrel a meatball one afternoon.

4. Feeding Arthur a meatball

When they left, the dog followed. Try as they might, they couldn’t lose him – and soon Mikael realised he didn’t want to. Crossing rivers, battling illness and injury, and struggling through some of the toughest terrain on the planet, the team and the dog walked together towards the finish line, where Mikael decided he would save Arthur and bring him back to him family in Sweden, whatever it took.

29. A, P and M on sofa

28. Arthur and Mikael talking21. Mikael and Arthur in quarantine

 

 

 

 

 

Mikael Lindnord is the captain and manager of Team Peak Performance. As a boy he wanted to be an ice hockey player, but failing to make a professional team at the age of 17 set him on a different path, and made him determined to succeed elsewhere. During his military service he discovered he had leadership abilities and the strength and endurance to keep going when others quit, and he because an adventure racer. He has been travelling the world and racing in the AR World Series ever since. When not racing he lives with his wife, children and, of course, his dog Arthur.

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Arthur is a mongrel from somewhere in Ecuador. He is roughly eight years old. He likes meatballs, long runs with Mikael and relaxing with his family in Sweden.

Val Hudson is a writer and editor who has published some of the bestselling non-fiction of the last few decades. She is also the author of the BoyWatching series for teens, under the name Chloe Bennet.

 

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