Herlong, M.H.

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Twelve-year-old Li'l T and his family face great losses caused by Hurricane Katrina, including leaving Buddy, their very special, three-legged dog, behind when they must evacuate.

Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012
ISBN: 9780670014033
Branch Call Number: J FIC H
Characteristics: 296 p. ; 22 cm.


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A heartwarming tale with an unexpected twist of a boy and his beloved dog separated in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

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Jul 29, 2014

This book is great!

Jun 28, 2014


Mar 19, 2014
  • thebecca rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I almost cried when he had to leave Buddy, so tragic, the whole story, but i do love this book.

Nov 03, 2013
  • stringer100 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I Love this book it's truly tragic on how Li'l T has to leave Buddy but just remember when u want to put the book down just keep reading
- stringer100 daugter

Mar 20, 2013

Ironically, the School Library Journal makes an error of its own while criticizing the character's grammar...that would be a 'dissonant' note, not a 'dissident' one.


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May 23, 2014
  • blue_dog_15330 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

blue_dog_15330 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

May 02, 2014
  • thebecca rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

thebecca thinks this title is suitable for 8 years and over


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