A family is stranded in the Appalachian foothills in a blizzard: “White insisted on being the only detail within sight; snow, the only destination.” They are losing hope when a cattle dog appears. Full-color illustrations rendered in watercolor.
The Tale of RescueBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780763671679 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Candlewick Page Count: 112 Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 7 3/4" Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.5, Points: 4 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 7.6, Points: 4 Lexile: Level: 970L Awards & Honors: Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2015, Middle-Grade
100 Notable Titles for Reading and Sharing 2015, Children’s Books
2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Middle Grade Fiction
ILA Children’s Choices, 2016 Reading List
Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Animals (Fiction)
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