As Marty walks the hills of
Friendly, West Virginia, he runs across a shy beagle pup. The
pup follows Marty home. The two form an immediate friendship,
and Marty names the pup Shiloh after the place he finds him.
Marty learns he must return the dog to its rightful owner, Judd
Travers, who is unkind to his dogs. Soon afterwards Shiloh turns
up at Marty's home. Marty decides to hide him on the hill behind
his house. This leads to all kinds of trouble for Marty. Read
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor to see how Marty deals
with each obstacle.