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Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 2,877 Ratings and 605 Reviews

Book Description
CRACKER IS ONE OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY'S MOST VALUABLE WEAPONS:

a German shepherd trained to sniff out bombs, traps, and the enemy. The fate of entire platoons rests on her keen sense of smell. She's a Big Deal, and she likes it that way. Sometimes Cracker remembers when she was younger, and her previous owner would feed her hot dogs and let her sleep in his bed. That was nice, to... More

Book Information
PublisherAtheneum Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (12 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages320
ISBN-101416906371
ISBN-13978-1416906377
Publication Date02/06/2007
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About Cynthia Kadohata (Author) : Cynthia Kadohata is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Cynthia Kadohata include Kira-Kira (Unabridged), Weedflower (Unabridged), Cracker!: T... more
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Told in part through the uncanny point of view of a German s...
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2/9/2008 Maha Addasi tagged as: I'm reading

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8/5/2007 jama rattigan said: A moving story masterfully written about a dog and his handler in Vietnam.
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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