Published By: HarperCollins
Date of Publication: 18/05/2021
Classification: Animal stories (Children's/YA)
Dimensions in mm: 130 x 192 x 21
Kristin ODonnell Tubb, the award-winning author ofA Dog Like Daisy,delivers another heartwarming must-read middle grade novel for dog lovers. Equal parts funny and poignant, this book from the point of view of the service dog, Zeus,is perfect for fans ofMaxandA Dog Called Homeless.
Zeus comes from a long line of heroic dogs, and he dreams of glory as a K9 commander. But he receives a much more dangerous assignmentmiddle school! And as all good service dogs know, the only way to get through hostile territory is by being invisible.
Zeuss new human, Madden, is diabetic, and he wants to be invisible, too. Thats hard to do with a huge German Shepherd at his side to alert him when his blood sugar drops. And its even harder because Madden makes this noise calledmusicthat draws attention. Zeuss mission becomes clear: he must destroy music.
While Zeuss training prepared him for his most important jobkeeping Madden safehe discovers the human world is complicated. As Madden dreams of winning the state band competition and tries to reconnect with his mom, the lieutenant, Zeus must learn that, sometimes, you need to stand out to fulfill your duty.