by Carmen Agra Deedy & Randall Wright A community of mice and a cheese-loving cat form an unlikely alliance at London’s Cheshire Cheese, an inn where Charles Dickens finds inspiration and Queen Victoria makes an unexpected appearance.
by Patricia Reilly Giff Three city siblings, now living on a farm during the Great Depression, must survive on their own when their father takes a construction job miles away
by Patricia MacLachlan When Papa goes away for a little while, his family tries to cope with the separation by adopting four dogs and a cat.
by Erica Perl Zelly Fried wants a dog more than anything, so at the urging of her grandfather, during the summer before sixth grade she takes care of a “practice dog” made out of an orange juice jug to show her parents that she is ready for the responsibility, even though she is sometimes not [...]
by Bobbie Pyron After a car accident strands them at opposite ends of the Blue Ridge Parkway, eleven-year-old Abby and her beloved sheltie Tam overcome months filled with physical and emotional challenges to find their way back to each other.