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The tiger rising / Kate DiCamillo.

DiCamillo, Kate. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780763649449 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0763649449 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Candlewick Press, 2009.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
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Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
590L Lexile
Decoding demand: 82 (very high) Semantic demand: 98 (very high) Syntactic demand: 88 (very high) Structure demand: 83 (very high) Lexile
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Tiger > Juvenile fiction.
Animal welfare > Juvenile fiction.
Wood-carving > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Electronic books.
Florida > Juvenile fiction.

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