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Pax

Pennypacker, Sara, 1951- author.

New York : Balzer + Bray, [2016]

276 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm

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Peter rescued Pax when the fox was just a kit. And when Peter is forced to abandoned Pax after his father is called to fight in the war and Peter is sent to live with his grandmother, both Peter and Pax are heartbroken. When Peter arrives at his grandmother's home, he sets out under the cover of night to travel the 300 miles back to his home, hoping to find Pax. Meanwhile, Pax has set out on his own journey to find the boy he loves amidst the dangers of the war that rages around him and the wildness of nature he's never known.

Reading Counts: Level 5.6 / 13.0 Points / 68130.

Lexile: 760L

Due 11/27/17

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All copies at Berry College Elementary & Middle School are out and the next copy is due back 11/27/17

ISBN:

9780062377012

LC Call No:

PZ7.P3856 Pax 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Pennypacker, Sara, 1951- author.

Title:

Pax / Sara Pennypacker ; illustrated by Jon Klassen.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

276 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 11/1/2015

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews, 11/1/2015

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 11/16/2015

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 12/2015

Summary:

Peter rescued Pax when the fox was just a kit. And when Peter is forced to abandoned Pax after his father is called to fight in the war and Peter is sent to live with his grandmother, both Peter and Pax are heartbroken. When Peter arrives at his grandmother's home, he sets out under the cover of night to travel the 300 miles back to his home, hoping to find Pax. Meanwhile, Pax has set out on his own journey to find the boy he loves amidst the dangers of the war that rages around him and the wildness of nature he's never known.

Target Audience:

5.3.

Target Audience:

4-7.

Target Audience:

760 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 5.3 8.0 179541.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.6 13.0 68130.

Subject:

Foxes as pets--Fiction.

Subject:

Human-animal relationships--Fiction.

Subject:

Human-animal relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure and adventurers--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Klassen, Jon, illustrator.

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