Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 144 p. Contains: Illustrations.
From the Publisher
A heartwarming middle-grade novel about friendship, family, and
Keath and his best friend Lynda are in the fourth grade. Some kids
call Lynda "Zebra," because her mother''s black and her father''s
white. And Keath is Whitey. He''s vanilla in a chocolate school
where Toothpick, a bully, has it in for him.
Lynda and Keath both love dogs. When Keath grows up, he wants to be
a golden retriever. Dogs don''t care about what color is the right
one. Dogs don''t hate anybody. Their favorite dog is Leftovers,
Lynda''s three-legged beagle. When he got hurt, his first owners
gave up on him, but Lynda and Keath turn him into a winner, a pooch
that shows Keath that sometimes it''s good to stand out, to be
special, and that even when you look different, there are ways to