Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
Make Way For BooksFriendship proves it knows no bounds in this humorous and delightful story. The text is beautifully gentle, fitting the memorable characters and heartwarming plot.
Publisher SummaryWhen a storm separates Stumpy the squirrel from her newborn babies, her animal friends come to the rescue.
When Kona, a Labrador retriever, meets Stumpy, a squirrel in Gooseberry Park, they're best friends at first sight. But after Stumpy's babies are born, disaster strikes in the form of a violent ice storm. Kona isnot a fair-weather friend; he's worried sick! How will Stumpy and her babies survive? With the help of Murray, a hilarious bat, and Gwendolyn, a wise hermit crab, Kona shows just how true--and heroic--a friend can be.
After an ice storm puts Stumpy Squirrel and her newborn babies in danger, her friends come to her rescue.