A Dog Like Daisy

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By Kristin O'Donnell Tubb
Publisher Katherine Tegen Books
A Dog Like Daisy
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Max meets A Dog Called Homeless in this sweet and poignant middle grade novel told from the humorous, thoughtful perspective of a rescued pit bull as she trains to be a service dog for an injured veteran and his family.Daisy has only ten weeks to prove her usefulness or else be sent back to the pound. Yet if she goes back, who will protect Colonel Victor from his PTSD attacks? Or save the littler human, Micah, from those infernal ear muzzles he calls earphones? What if no one ever adopts her again?Determined to become the elite protector the colonel needs, Daisy vows to ace the service dog test. Shell accept the ridiculous leash and learn to sit, heel, shake, even do your business, Daisy when told to.But Daisy must first learn how to face her own fears from the past or risk losing the family shes so desperate to guardagain.

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28874 words28,874 words
197 pages197 pages
Lexile 550LLexile 550L
Grade 3 to 8Grade 3 to 8
Age 8-13Age 8-13
Published 2017Published 2017

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