Tiger Boy

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Tiger Boy

by Mitali Perkins

Illustrations by Jamie Hogan

First Release:

June 2015

Other Release:

April 2016


ISBN: 9781580896603

2016 NCTE Charlotte Huck Award Honor Book
Sunderbans, Bangladesh: While under pressure to prepare for a scholarship exam, Neel attempts to rescue a tiger cub before the animal is captured and sold on the black market. Author’s note. Lists of organizations working with Bengal tigers and working to improve life in the Sunderbans. Glossary. Black-and-white illustrations done in pastels.

 
  • ISBN: 9781580896603
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 144
    Trim Size: 6" x 8 3/4"
    Dewey Classification: 813.6
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.1, Points: 3
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.7, Points: 7
    Lexile: Level: 770L
    Awards & Honors: 2016 NCTE Charlotte Huck Award Honor Book
    2016 Winner, Notable Books for a Global Society
    2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 3–5
    CCBC Choices 2016, Fiction for Children
    2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Middle Grade Fiction
    Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
    Genre: Fic
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