CRITICS HAVE SAID
- How Ivan confronts his harrowing past yet stays true to his nature exemplifies everything youngsters need to know about courage . . . Utterly believable, this bittersweet story, complete with an author’s note identifying the real Ivan, will inspire a new generation of advocates.
- The characters will capture readers’ hearts and never let go. A must-have.
–School Library Journal
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Hornik, Laurie Miller and Debbie Tilley. Zoo School. Clarion Books, 2004.
Cronin, Doreen. The Trouble with Chickens: A J.J. Tully Mystery. Balzer + Bray, 2011.
- Jenkins, Emily and Harry Bliss. Invisible Inkling. Balzer + Bray, 2011.
DiCamillo, Kate and Yoko Tanaka. The Magician’s Elephant. Candlewick, 2009.