The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto (Paperback)

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By Donald Cook (Illustrator), Natalie Standiford
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This is the true story about a very brave dog who, in 1925, led his team 700 miles through blinding snowdrifts, over a frozen river, and around cracking ice to save two diphtheria-stricken children.

Praise For…


"A compelling account, told in easy-to-read format, of a sled dog who led his team over 53 miles of Alaska wilderness to deliver medicine during an outbreak of diphtheria in 1925. Cook's softly colored illustrations enhance the drama of a proud and heroic story that young readers are sure to enjoy."--School Library Journal.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375835773
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: February 28th, 2006
Pages: 48