Pax

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By Sara Pennypacker
Publisher Balzer + Bray
Pax
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Amazon Editors recommend this book for readers who want books with more complexity and length (with content suitable for a preteen audience).National Book Award Longlist * New York Times Bestseller * An Amazon Best Book of the YearFrom bestselling and awardwinning author Sara Pennypacker comes a beautifully wrought, utterly compelling novel about the powerful relationship between a boy and his fox. Pax is destined to become a classic, beloved for generations to come.Pax and Peter have been inseparable ever since Peter rescued him as a kit. But one day, the unimaginable happens: Peters dad enlists in the military and makes him return the fox to the wild.At his grandfathers house, three hundred miles away from home, Peter knows he isnt where he should bewith Pax. He strikes out on his own despite the encroaching war, spurred by love, loyalty, and grief, to be reunited with his fox.Meanwhile Pax, steadfastly waiting for his boy, embarks on adventures and discoveries of his own. . . .

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49768 words49,768 words
288 pages288 pages
Lexile 760LLexile 760L
Grade 3 to 7Grade 3 to 7
Age 8-12Age 8-12
Published 2016Published 2016

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Book ISBN:

0062377019

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