Tiger Boy

Mitali Perkins (author)

Publisher: Charlesbridge ISBN: 9781607346647

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Description

When a tiger cub goes missing from the reserve, Neil is determined to find her before the greedy Gupta gets his hands on her to kill her and sell her body parts on the black market. Neil's parents, however, are counting on him to study hard and win a prestigious scholarship to study in Kolkata. Neil doesn't want to leave his family or his island home and he struggles with his familial duty and his desire to maintain the beauty and wildness of his island home in West Bengal's Sunderbans.

Reading Level
Lexile
770L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
5.0
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Character Education Nature Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Language Arts Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
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