Ducks in Danger: Raised in Coops Like Chickens, These Ducks are Helpless Against a Fox!

Ducks in Danger: Raised in Coops Like Chickens, These Ducks are Helpless Against a Fox!

by Emily Costello, Larry Day
     
 

Nine-year-old Stella Sullivan loves animals, from cuddly kittens to the wild inhabitants of Gateway National Park near her home Montana. Luckily, her aunt's a veterinarian who's happy to have Stella's help in saving a badly wounded duckling, a guide dog that needs CPR...and a spirited mother otter prepared to defend her young at all costs. And if that's not enough,

Overview

Nine-year-old Stella Sullivan loves animals, from cuddly kittens to the wild inhabitants of Gateway National Park near her home Montana. Luckily, her aunt's a veterinarian who's happy to have Stella's help in saving a badly wounded duckling, a guide dog that needs CPR...and a spirited mother otter prepared to defend her young at all costs. And if that's not enough, Stella's whole family is worried about wolves meant to live in Gateway National Park. Someone want to keep them out— and the wolves may die if the problem isn't solved quickly!

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Bonnie Bruneau
Stella Sullivan is a nine-year-old animal lover. She lives in Montana near the Goldenrock National Park. From cute kittens to wild animals, Stella cares about and possesses a natural love for animals. Her aunt, a veterinarian, with Stella's help saves a badly wounded duckling, assists a guide dog that needed CPR, and aides a persistent mother otter who will defend her young no matter what it takes. Stella's entire family, however, is worried about the wolves that were meant to live in Goldenrock National Park. Someone wants to keep the wolves out of the park, and the wolves may die if something isn't done immediately.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780380797547
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Series:
Animal Emergency Series , #2
Edition description:
Abridged
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.53(h) x 0.31(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Emily Costello is a journalist and the author of many books for young readers, including books in the Nancy Drew, Sweet Valley Twins, and Sweet Valley Kids series, as well as her own series on ballet school and girls soccer. She writes about science for Scholastic's classroom publications. She lives in Boston, MA.

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