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Dog Diaries #4: Togo

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Dog Diaries #4: Togo by Kate Klimo, is about a Siberian Husky named Togo who was the real hero of the Serum Run in Alaska that saved a lot of children’s lives who were sick with Diphtheria. The story is told from Togo’s point of view. When Togo was a puppy, he couldn’t keep his mother’s milk down. His owner, Sepp, didn’t think that he would make a good sled dog, so sold him to a lady. But Togo kept escaping from the lady and returning to Sepp, so Sepp decided to keep him. Togo was foolish as a pup and did a lot of things he wasn’t supposed to do, but Sepp loved him anyway. Eventually Togo began to listen better and he was able to become the lead dog for Sepp. Another of Sepp’s dogs named Balto usually gets the credit for being the hero of the Serum Run because he led the final leg. But Togo did the hard running and ran a lot further than Balto did. The book ends by giving information about Siberian Huskies, the Serum Run, and the Iditarod race. Dog lovers ages 8 to 25 should like this book.

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Author:
Kate Klimo, Tim Jessell, Illustrator
Star Count:
5/5
Format:
Trade
Page Count:
176 pages
Publisher:
Random House BFYR
Publish Date:
1/7/2014
ISBN:
9780385373357
ASIN:
038537335X
Issue:
April 2014
Category:
Early Reader
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Publisher

Random House BFYR

Issue

April 2014

Publication Date

1/7/2014

Format

Trade

Page Count

176 pages

Star Count

5

Book Author

Kate Klimo, Tim Jessell, Illustrator

ASIN

038537335X

ISBN

9780385373357

“Dog Diaries #4: Togo”

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