Daring dogs: 30 true tales of heroic hounds
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Published:
New York : Scholastic Press, ©2020.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
151 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 7 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1060L
Status:
Orange/Case Juvenile Nonfiction Book
j 636.7 Hamilton
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Meet the most extraordinary dogs in the world in this illustrated book of mini-profiles, from the first cloned pup to canine war heroes and beyond. Dive into the exciting stories of 30 of the most amazing pooches in history with animal rights activist Kimberlie Hamilton. Alongside colorful illustrations, Daring Dogs tells the incredible stories of Smoky, a four-pound Yorkie who served in World War II; Laika, the first dog to launch into space; and many more inspiring canines from around the world. Filled with fun quizzes and dog-based trivia, this is a perfect entry point to history for dog lovers.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781338618037, 1338618032
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 7, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1060

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Meet the most extraordinary dogs in the world in this illustrated book of mini-profiles, from the first cloned pup to canine war heroes and beyond. Dive into the exciting stories of 30 of the most amazing pooches in history with animal rights activist Kimberlie Hamilton. Alongside colorful illustrations, Daring Dogs tells the incredible stories of Smoky, a four-pound Yorkie who served in World War II; Laika, the first dog to launch into space; and many more inspiring canines from around the world. Filled with fun quizzes and dog-based trivia, this is a perfect entry point to history for dog lovers.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hamilton, K., Runnion, A., Gardner, A. (. b. i., & Davies, B. (2020). Daring dogs: 30 true tales of heroic hounds. New York: Scholastic Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kimberlie, Hamilton et al.. 2020. Daring Dogs: 30 True Tales of Heroic Hounds. New York: Scholastic Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kimberlie, Hamilton et al., Daring Dogs: 30 True Tales of Heroic Hounds. New York: Scholastic Press, 2020.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hamilton, Kimberlie,, Allie Runnion, Andrew (Children's book illustrator) Gardner, and Becky Davies. Daring Dogs: 30 True Tales of Heroic Hounds. New York: Scholastic Press, 2020. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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