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White Fur Flying

White Fur Flying

by Patricia MacLachlan

Zoe's family rescues dogs in need, so in her house there is always the sweet smell of dog and a warm body looking to cuddle or play. The fur flies everywhere and covers everything. Zoe's house is never silent. The house across the street is another story; it's always quiet these days. A new family has moved in and Phillip, the boy, has stopped speaking. He doesn't even want to try.

Saving dogs and saving boys may be different jobs, but Zoe learns that some parts are the same. Both take attention and care. They take understanding and time. And maybe just a bit of white fur flying.

7, 8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 5
Guided Reading
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
Realistic Fiction

About the Author

Patricia MacLachlan An American author of children's picture books and novels for middle-grade readers, Patricia MacLachlan, b. Patricia Pritzkau in Cheyenne, Wyo., Mar. 3, 1938, frequently focuses her stories on the family.

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