Dogs of World War II
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(4.5 based on 26 ratings)
  • Duke | Kirby Larson

    Duke

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Kirby Larson
    • Narrated By Jonah Von Spreecken
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    A poignant World War II story about a boy and his dog and his dad, and the many meanings of bravery, from Newbery Honor author Kirby Larson. With World War II raging and his father fighting overseas in Europe, 11-year-old Hobie Hanson is determined to do his part to help his family and his country, even if it means giving up his beloved German shepherd, Duke. Hoping to help end the war and bring his dad home faster, Hobie decides to donate Duke to Dogs for Defense, an organization that urges Americans to "loan" their pets to the military.

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  • Dash | Kirby Larson

    Dash

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Kirby Larson
    • Narrated By Kathy Hsieh
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    New from Newbery Honor author Kirby Larson, the moving story of a Japanese American girl who is separated from her dog upon being sent to an incarceration camp during WWII. Although Mitsi Kashino and her family are swept up in the wave of anti-Japanese sentiment following the attack on Pearl Harbor, Mitsi never expects to lose her home - or her beloved dog, Dash. But, as World War II rages and people of Japanese descent are forced into incarceration camps, Mitsi is separated from Dash, her classmates, and life as she knows it.

    Dash

    I Love Dash the book it was sad at time s and happy I love it☺

    Reviewed on November 07 2016 by Charles Lamb ()
  • Liberty | Kirby Larson

    Liberty

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Kirby Larson
    • Narrated By Chris Ensweiler, George Mount
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    From Newbery Honor author Kirby Larson comes the moving story of a young boy who, with a dad fighting in Europe and a sister working at the Higgins Boat factory, longs to have a dog of his own. Fish has a knack for inventing. His annoying neighbor, Olympia, has a knack for messing things up. But when his latest invention leads Fish to Liberty, a beautiful stray dog who needs a home, he and Olympia work together to rescue her.

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