Molly knows that she needs to help them, but she’s just a young dog and the world is a big place. Will she be able to save the day? With the help and cooperation of her closest friends ... anything is possible.
As a newspaper reporter, columnist, and freelance writer for the past sixteen years, Janice McAlpine is no stranger to both fiction and non-fiction writing. Being a grandmother and former schoolteacher, an interest in children’s stories developed naturally, but it was her experience living with close friends and their family dog that inspired this story, which will become the first in a series of books featuring the crafty canine.
Born and raised in Welland, Ontario, Janice currently lives in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, with her husband Darrell.
When Justin's older brother, Kyle, is killed in Afghanistan, Justin can't believe that his brother is really gone. Except there's one thing that Kyle left behind….
Max is a highly trained military canine who has always protected his fellow soldiers. But when he loses his handler and best friend, Kyle, Max is traumatized and unable to remain in the service.
He is sent home to America, where the only human he connects with is Justin, and he is soon adopted by Kyle's family, essentially saving his life. At first Justin has no interest in taking care of his late brother's troubled dog. However, the two learn to trust each other, which helps the four-legged veteran become his heroic self once more.
As the pair start to unravel the mystery of what really happened to Kyle, they find more excitement—and danger—than they bargained for. But they might also find an unlikely new best friend in each other.
John Reynolds Gardiner's classic action-packed adventure story about a thrilling dogsled race has captivated readers for more than thirty years.
Based on a Rocky Mountain legend, Stone Fox tells the story of Little Willy, who lives with his grandfather in Wyoming. When Grandfather falls ill, he is no longer able to work the farm, which is in danger of foreclosure. Little Willy is determined to win the National Dogsled Race—the prize money would save the farm and his grandfather. But he isn't the only one who desperately wants to win. Willy and his brave dog Searchlight must face off against experienced racers, including a Native American man named Stone Fox, who has never lost a race.
Exciting and heartwarming, this novel has sold millions of copies and was named a New York Times Outstanding Children's Book.