The Tiger Rising

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The Tiger Rising
Written by Kate DiCamillo
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763609110
ISBN-13: 9780763609115
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The Tiger Rising

author: Kate DiCamillo

Walking through the misty Florida woods one morning, twelve-year-old Rob Horton is stunned to encounter a tiger--a real-life, very large tiger--pacing back and forth in a cage. Whatís more, on the same extraordinary day, he meets Sistine Bailey, a girl who shows her feelings as readily as Rob hides his. As they learn to trust each other, and ultimately, to be friends, Rob and Sistine prove that some things--like memories, and heartache, and tigers--canít be locked up forever.

"A lush, exotic little gem--this writerís a keeper." - Karen Hesse, Newbery Medal-winning author of Out of Dust.
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763609110 /  9780763609115
on sale date:
03/2001
type/format:
Middle-grade Novel / Hardback
age range:
10 yrs and up
# of pages/size:
128 / 4 3/4" x 8"
grade range:
Grade 5 and up
 
subjects:
Fiction; Animals; Family; Social Issues;
 
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