Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor. About a boy how steals and save a a dog (Shiloh) from being abused. He faces many obstacles throughout the book. Activity: have them create a problem, solution and conclusion in the shape of a dog.
The 1949 Newbery Medal winner: "King of the Wind: The Story of the Godolphin Arabian" by Marguerite Henry
Because of Winn-Dixie ~ written by Kate DiCamillo
The Tale of Despereaux, Kate DiCamillo Recommended by Lincolnville ME School Librarian
Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures written by Kate DiCamillo and illustrated by K. Campbell is the winner of the 2014 Newbery Medal. The book’s heroine is ten-year-old Flora Belle Buckman.
Told partially from the point of view of a German shepherd, Cracker! is an action-packed glimpse into the Vietnam War as seen through the eyes of a dog and her handler. Trust is formed and memories are recalled.
The Black Stallion series by Walter Farley. My favorite childhood books.--- haha my favorite childhood books
Meet Bingo and J'miah, raccoon brothers on a mission to save Sugar Man Swamp in this tale from Newbery Honoree Kathi Appelt.Raccoon brothers Bingo and J'miah are the newest recruits of the Official Sugar Man Swamp Scouts. The opportunity to serve.