Bandit Runs Boston is an inspiring tale of a goofy hound dog named Bandit who dreams of running the Boston Marathon. As he watches the runners start the race in Hopkinton, he cannot contain his excitement and decides to jump in! The story follows Bandit as he passes iconic points along the course of the legendary Boston Marathon. When he makes a friend along the way, he decides he must help her reach the finish line.
The vivid watercolor illustrations show the energy of the race and highlight landmarks that make Boston one of the best running cities in the world. The story is told from the point of view of both the dog and the girl with clever rhymes that are a pleasure to read aloud. Every parent who loves long distance running will want to share this book with their child.