A Boy and a Jaguar

Book Verdict

A Boy and a Jaguar

by Alan Rabinowitz

Illustrations by Catia Chien

First Release:

August 2014

ISBN: 9780547875071

In this true story, a boy who stutters except when he speaks to animals, promises that if he can find his voice, he will be their voice and keep them from harm. Q&A with Alan Rabinowitz on book’s back flap. Full-color illustrations done in acrylic and charcoal pencil.

  • ISBN: 9780547875071
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
    Page Count: 32
    Dewey Classification: Fic
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.8, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: AD670L
    Awards & Honors: PW’s Best Books of 2014, Picture Books; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People - 2015, Kindergarten to Second Grade; 2015 Schneider Family Book Award Winner, Children’s; ALA Notable Books for Children 2015, Younger Readers: 2015 Green Earth Book Award Shortlist, Picture Book; 2015 Schneider Family Book Award Winner, Children’s; 2015 Ezra Jack Keats Award, New Writer Honor
    Genre: Nonfic
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