A Newbery honor book, Rascal tells the story of young Sterling and his pet raccoon, and their "perfect year of adventure".
The classic tale of an unforgettable friendship.
This is actually an autobiography. Mr. North recounts when he was 11 years old and raised a young racoon, much to the chagrin of many neighbors. It is full of funny hijinks, exciting adventures, and true friendship. Everyone should read this book. It's well written and gives you an insight as to how times have changed.
Pre teens will love this delightful story of the friendliest raccoon on earth.
A Newberry Honor Book
"Everyone should knock off work, sit beneath the nearest tree, and enjoy Rascal from cover to cover' Chicago Tribune.
An absolutely charming tale of a young (11-12) boy, his pet raccoon, and their adventures and discoveries in a simpler, kinder time. Even if you are not an animal lover, you will appreciate the personality & inteligence of these unique creatures.
This is the cuts book out there