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Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Survival

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 641 Ratings and 208 Reviews

Book Description

During Hurricane Katrina, evacuating New Orleans residents were forced to leave their pets behind. Bobbi the dog was initially chained to keep her safe, but after her owners failed to return, she had to break free. For months, Bobbi wandered the city's ravaged streets-dragging her chain behind her-followed by her feline companion, Bob Cat. After months of hunger and struggle, the Two Bob... More
Book Information
PublisherBloomsbury USA Children's Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date09/01/2008
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About Kirby Larson (Author) : I wrote my first book in fourth grade, a heart-warming tale of the Easter Bunny, all in rhyme. Thankfully, my writing has improved over the years and I've had great fun writing picture books, chapter ... more
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About Mary Nethery (Author) : I write fiction, both picture books and middle grade novels. And I do adore a good series! You can play with the main characters as if they were your close friends. I remember being upset in fifth ... more
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About JEAN CASSELS (Illustrator) : JEAN CASSELS is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of JEAN CASSELS include Two Bobbies: A True Story of Hurricane Katrina, Friendship, and Surviva... more
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Reader Comments
7/12/2009 Jean Cassels said: This is a heart warming story... and a challenge to illustrate. Living in New Orleans it was important to me to 'get it right'. I think you will enjoy this book.

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