The Tiger Rising

Candlewick Press
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A National Book Award finalist by Newbery Medalist Kate DiCamillo. Walking through the misty Florida woods one morning, twelve-year-old Rob Horton is stunned to encounter a tiger—a real-life, very large tiger—pacing back and forth in a cage. What’s more, on the same extraordinary day, he meets Sistine Bailey, a girl who shows her feelings as readily as Rob hides his. As they learn to trust each other, and ultimately, to be friends, Rob and Sistine prove that some things—like memories, and heartache, and tigers—can’t be locked up forever. Featuring a new cover illustration by Stephen Walton and an excerpt of Kate DiCamillo's newest novel, Raymie Nightingale.
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Publisher
Candlewick Press
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Published on
Sep 8, 2009
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Pages
128
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ISBN
9780763649449
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Features
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Language
English
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Genres
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc
Juvenile Fiction / Family / General
Juvenile Fiction / Social Issues / New Experience
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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