The Old Dog
Charlotte Zolotow, James Ransome (Illustrator)
Reading Level: 4 - 8 years
With crystalline simplicity Zolotow captures the essence of loss and grief--and the healing that begins when one lets someone new come into his heart. Ransome's extraordinary paintings poignantly evoke all the love, sadness and joy of a family whose lives have been touched by a special animal. Full color.