Trouper

Trouper

By Meg Kearney; E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545100410, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 29, 2013

Description
Kearney presents a moving taleNbased on a true storyNof a three-legged stray dog who finds a loving boy to call his own, illustrated by Caldecott Honor Book artist Lewis. Full color.


About the Author
Meg Kearney is the author of "The Secret of Me" and "The Girl in the Mirror". She teaches at Pine Manor College and lives in New Ipswich, New Hampshire.

E.B. Lewis is the award-winning illustrator of such books as Virgie Goes to School With Us Boys" by Elizabeth Fitzgerald, which was a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book, and This Little Light of Mine". He received the Caldecott Honor for Coming on Home Soon" by Jacqueline Woodson and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award for Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman" by Nikki Grimes. E.B. Lewis lives in New Jersey, and you can visit him online at EBLewis.com.