Dogs of War (Paperback) by Sheila KeenanDogs of War (Paperback) by Sheila Keenan

Dogs of War (Paperback)

bySheila KeenanIllustratorNathan Fox

Paperback | October 29, 2013

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Sheila Keenan's captivating stories and Nathan Fox's stunning art bring the heroic military dogs to life

Some war heroes heard wind whistling over a hidden trip wire.

Some war heroes sniffed out a sniper 1,000 yards away.

Some war heroes stood tall...on four legs!

Dogs of War tells the stories of the canine military heroes of World War I, World War II, and the Vietnam War and of the bonds between soldier and dog. These three fictional stories are inspired by historic battles and real military practices, and are heroic adventures, rendered with fascinating detail, about the faithful dogs who braved bombs, barrages, and battles to save the lives of countless soldiers.

Based on the real-life roles of military dogs that worked as Red Cross workers, messengers, scouts, search-and-rescue teams, sentries, and mascots, Dogs of War captures the devastation brought on by war and the celebrations of life and friendship between boys and their dogs.

SHEILA KEENAN is the author of many nonfiction books such as Greetings from the 50 States; Animals in the House; O, Say Can You See?; Gods, Goddesses, and Monsters; and Scholastic Encyclopedia of Women in the United States. She also helped launch Scholastic's graphic novel imprint, Graphix, and served as its executive editor. She lives...
Title:Dogs of War (Paperback)Format:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 9 × 6.01 × 0.54 inPublished:October 29, 2013Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545128889

ISBN - 13:9780545128889

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