Lassie Come-Home is a novel written by Eric Knight about a rough collie 's trek over many miles to be reunited with the boy she loves. A remake of Lassie Come Home , entitled Lassie , was released in The hyphen in the title is both an adjective referring to Lassie's purpose as a dog that must turn home and it is the name given to the dog in the final chapter  where the boy says to the dog: "Ye brought us luck. Ye're my Lassie Come-Home.
Skip to Content. We're updating our reviews to better highlight authentic stories and accurate, diverse representations. See something that needs to be addressed? Suggest an update to this review. Lassie encounters lots of perilous situations as she makes her way back home, including being shot at, being attacked by other dogs, and getting bloody paws from walking over jagged rocks.
Lassie Come Home. Lassie Come Home is a drama directed by Fred M. It is an adaptation of a novel of the same name by Eric Knight.