Scout the Scottie dog lives on the top floor of an apartment building. His favorite toy is a shiny red ball, which one day Scout loses. On his search for his missing toy, Scout gets some help along the way and finds that as special as his shiny red ball is, it's not nearly as special as his new friends.
Writer/ Illustrator Gordon McMillan grew up as the son of a Navy SEAL, where it was common for his family to move around. Once in high school, Gordon began to develop an interest in art as a career. Gordon has a BA in illustration from the School of Art at Washington University in St. Louis. He lives in Smyrna, TN and has illustrated for a few publications. Scout is his first children's book.