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K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

Saving Winslow

Author/Publisher/Website: Creech, S.
Copyright: 2018
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Apr/2020
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9780062570703
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: 2-5
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Resource Description

When ten-year-old Louie’s dad brings home an ailing baby donkey, Louie jumps in with both feet to help save the donkey. As he cares for Winslow around the clock, Louie reflects on his own fragile beginnings and the fate of his brother in the army and he develops more self-confidence and spreads his hopeful attitude to his pessimistic family and his friend Nora. This engaging novel for grades 2-5 deals with loss, hope, resilience, and positive thinking, and is suitable for a class read-aloud, literature circles, and independent reading. Log in to read the full review.