Homeless - Wild at Heart Author:Laurie Halse Anderson Wild at Heart, an exciting and informative fiction series from American Girl, shares the stories of five very different young people, all of whom have a passion for pets. Brenna, Zoe, David, Magie, and Sunita are volunteer workers at a veterinary clinic called Wild at Heart. Their experiences at the clinic tug at their hearts, test their beliefs... more », and, sometimes, put their lives in danger. Along the way, they witness the routines and challenges of veterinarians and learn how to care for cats, dogs, birds, horses, and even wild animals. They also share the challenges of their preteen years--school, parents, friends, and responsibility and compassion that grows as they do.« less
Sunita: "Socrates is missing! We've looked everywhere. But instead of finding Dr. Mac's cat, we found a pack of feral cats-hundreds of them, living outside in the wild, foraging for food. Homeless. Dr. Mac says that they're meant to be wild, but I don't think anyone would want to live like that. I can tame them and find them homes. I know I can."
A wonderful book for young adult girls. An American Girl book in the Wild at Heart series.