Some Kind of Courage by Dan GemeinhartSome Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart

Some Kind of Courage

byDan Gemeinhart

Paperback | December 27, 2016

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Saddle up for a life-defining, deathdefying adventure from the author of The Honest Truth-now in paperback!

Joseph Johnson has lost just about everyone he's ever loved. He lost his pa in an accident. He lost his ma and his little sister to sickness. And now, he's lost his pony-fast, fierce, beautiful Sarah, taken away by a man who had no right to take her. Joseph can sure enough get her back, though. The odds are stacked against him, but he isn't about to give up. He will face down deadly animals, dangerous men, and the fury of nature itself on his quest to be reunited with the only family he has left. Because Joseph Johnson may have lost just about everything. But he hasn't lost hope. And he hasn't lost the fire in his belly that says he's getting his Sarah back-no matter what. The critically acclaimed author of The Honest Truth returns with a poignant, hopeful, and action-packed story about hearts that won't be tamed... and spirits that refuse to be broken.

Dan Gemeinhart is a teacher-librarian and father of three daughters. His debut novel, The Honest Truth, was a New York Times Editors' Choice selection, an Best Book of the Month, and an Indie Next List pick. His follow up, Some Kind of Courage, was met with critical acclaim, garnering two starred reviews. Dan lives with his ...
Title:Some Kind of CourageFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.54 × 5.26 × 0.53 inPublished:December 27, 2016Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545665825

ISBN - 13:9780545665827


Editorial Reviews

Praise for The Honest Truth:"An emotionally hard-hitting survival story... A gripping page-turner."-Publishers Weekly, starred review"Gemeinhart presents a rousingly riveting two-hanky read." -Kirkus ReviewsPraise for Some Kind of Courage:" This is true adventure with strong underpinnings of moral courage and love... Poignant and real."-Kirkus Reviews, starred review" Exhilarating and enthralling, Courage promises even the most reluctant readers a breakneckadventure that will keep them turning the pages with utter devotion." -Booklist, starred review