Spring 2019

Stubby

A True Story of Friendship

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Stubby was a brave soldier, a loyal friend . . . and a dog. From an army training camp to the trenches in France, this is the incredible true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served bravely in World War I—sniffing out gas attacks, catching spies, and winning the hearts of his fellow soldiers.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-54155-510-5
On pre-order until 04/02/2019
$17.99 $13.49
978-1-54156-062-8
On pre-order until 04/02/2019
$35.99 $26.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2019
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2019-04-02
BISACS JUV016080, JUV002070
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.5 x 11
Lexile 840
Features Original artwork, Reviewed, Starred Reviews, and Teaching Guides

Reviews

Booklist

“[A]n accessible, engaging approach to a high-interest topic . . .”—Booklist

School Library Journal

“[T]his compelling story of a brave dog and his soldier companion is a timeless tale of friendship . . .”—School Library Journal

Kirkus Reviews

“A heartwarming tale indeed.”—Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Michael Foreman

Michael Foreman is an award-winning creator of children's books, twice receiving the Kate Greenaway Medal. He is married and has three sons. He divides his time between St. Ives in Cornwall and London, England.

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Stubby

Stubby was a brave soldier, a loyal friend . . . and a dog. From an army training camp to the trenches in France, this is the incredible true story of Sergeant Stubby, the dog who served bravely in World War I—sniffing out gas attacks, catching spies, and winning the hearts of his fellow… View available downloads →