This book is about a young poodle named Koa who lived on the Big Island of Hawaii a great many years ago. He was extremely willful and mischievous and he only thought of himself, his own needs and wants. He gave little thought towards the needs and wants of the people around him. Koa thought he knew everything and paid little attention to the warnings and good advice of others. In this book, Koa learns a valuable lesson the hard way.