Junkyard Dog

Junkyard Dog

Monique Polak (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781554691555

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Justin is fascinated with the aged guard dog at the corner store. He names it Smokey and sneaks the dog treats. Smokey belongs to a company that supplies working dogs to local businesses. Justin is thrilled to get a job working for Smokey's company, until he learns about the mistreatment of the animals. When Justin can't shake his suspicion that someone in the company is involved in a rash of thefts, he tries to quit. But Justin knows too much, and his boss won't let him go.

Reading Level
Lexile
HL570L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
N
ATOS
3.6
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Animals, Birds & Insects Chapter Books Character Education High Interest Other People & Places Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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