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Mikis and the DonkeyMikis' simple, quiet life on the Greek island of Corfu is upended when his grandfather surprises him by buying a donkey. During the following year, Mikis' adventures with the donkey show the village what it means to care for one another.
- Fiction, General Fiction
- Mildred L. Batchelder Award 2015 (Medal Winner)
- ISBN: 9780802854308
Soldier BearBased on a true story and set during World War II, the novel follows the journey of refugee Polish soldiers and the mischievous young bear they acquire in the Iranian desert while transporting equipment for the British army. More than a mascot, Voytek the bear becomes an integral part of the war effort, raising morale—and passing ammunition—in the battalion.
- Mildred L. Batchelder Award 2012 (Medal Winner)
- ISBN: 9780802853752