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Merlin (Shelter Pet Squad #2)

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Merlin (Shelter Pet Squad #2)

By Cynthia Lord

Scholastic Press, Paperback, 9780545636001, 128pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2015

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Description
A pet is missing
When Suzannah arrives to volunteer at the shelter, one of the animals is missing It's Merlin, a mischievous ferret who gets into everything, and loves to play hide and seek.
Owning a ferret can be really hard work, the Shelter Pet Squad discovers. Whoever takes Merlin home will need to be prepared. That's why Suzannah and the other kids make up a test to give to anyone who wants to adopt him. But the ferret is full of surprises . . . and even the Shelter Pet Squad has a lot to learn.
Animal lovers will adore this charming series by Newbery Honor author Cynthia Lord.


About the Author
Cynthia Lord is the award-winning author of "Rules," a Newbery Honor Book and a Schneider Family Book Award winner, as well as the critically acclaimed "Half a Chance" and "A Handful of Stars." She made her picture-book debut with "Hot Rod Hamster," which won several awards, including the Parents' Choice Award, and is the author of the Shelter Pet Squad chapter book series. She lives in Maine with her family. Visit her at www.cynthialord.com.

Erin McGuire is an illustrator currently working in Dallas, Texas. She's illustrated over fifty books across a range of middle grade and picture book projects, including "Time of the Fireflies," "The Real Boy," and many more.
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