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The Resource Duke, Kirby Larson

Duke, Kirby Larson

Label
Duke
Title
Duke
Statement of responsibility
Kirby Larson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1944 Hobie Hanson's father is flying B-24s in Europe, so Hobie decides to donate his beloved German shepherd, Duke, to Dogs for Defense in the hope that it will help end the war sooner--but when he learns that Duke is being trained for combat he is shocked, frightened and determined to get his dog back
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Summary
In 1944 Hobie Hanson's father is flying B-24s in Europe, so Hobie decides to donate his beloved German shepherd, Duke, to Dogs for Defense in the hope that it will help end the war sooner--but when he learns that Duke is being trained for combat he is shocked, frightened and determined to get his dog back
Storyline
Writing style
Award
  • Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2016.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2016.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2015.
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2015.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Children’s Books, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10217782
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Larson, Kirby
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
540
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.L32394
LC item number
Duk 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Dogs of World War II
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • German shepherd dog
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
  • United States
  • German shepherd dog
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Human-animal relationships
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Duke, Kirby Larson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
225 p.
Isbn
9780545416375
Isbn Type
(jacketed hardcover)
Lccn
2012046636
Label
Duke, Kirby Larson
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
225 p.
Isbn
9780545416375
Isbn Type
(jacketed hardcover)
Lccn
2012046636

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