The War for theLot Author:Sterling E. Lanier Fear. From one end of the woodland called The Lot to the other, there ran a current, subtler but more pervasive than electricity. From the smallest birds huddled on their night perches down to the muskrat kit in its house deep in the bog, the same thrill sent a warning. — Te woods animals know that they need the help of a young human who is able ... more »to communicate with them. Alec March, visiting his grandfather's Connecticut farm for the summer, becomes their chioce to help them overthrow the horrible enemy horde that plans to invade their woods.
With Alec as general, and an advisory staff that includes a raccoon, a woodhuck, a skunk, and a deermouse, the woodland army plans a strategy to save The Lot from the danger that threatens.« less