Lassie Come-Home

Eric Knight; Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse

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Lassie is Joe’s prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe’s father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland—too far a journey for any dog to make alone . . . But Lassie is not just any dog.

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Eric Knight; Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse

Eric Knight was born in 1897 in Yorkshire, England, the countryside that was the background for Lassie Come-Home. He moved to the United States as a teenager. After graduating from Cambridge Latin School in Massachusetts, Eric Knight married and settled on a farm in Pennsylvania, where Lassie Come-Home was written and where the collie who inspired the book is buried.

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Lassie Come-Home
Eric Knight; Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse

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Parents' Choice Award Winner, Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice Award

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Trade Paperback
Square Fish
September 2007
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312371319
ISBN10: 0312371314
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 3/16 x 7 5/8 inches, 256 pages, Black-and-white illustrations
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7 Information for Librarians

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Lexile: 780LL
F&P Level A-Z: T
AR Quiz Number: 121
AR Points: 9

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Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Henry Holt and Co.
April 2003
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805072068
ISBN10: 0805072063
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 7/8 x 7 3/4 inches, 256 pages, Black-and-white line drawings
Age Range: 8 to 12
Grade Range: 3 to 7 Information for Librarians

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Lexile: 780LL

$24.99
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