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 SummaryAfter an ice storm puts Stumpy Squirrel and her newborn babies in danger, her friends come to her 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.
When a storm separates Stumpy the squirrel from her newborn babies, her animal friends come to the rescue.