Spur A wolf's story

Eliza Robertson

Book - 2019

"This captivating tale will inspire children across the world to build compassion for an iconic yet vulnerable animal. In award-winning author Eliza Robertson's stunning debut children's book, a young, brave wolf named Spur is looking for food with her brother when, suddenly, a flying beast appears in the sky. What was that thing? And where did her brother go? The next time the helicopter appears, Spur knows just what to do to save her wolf pack and reunite with her brother. Stirr...ing, gorgeous illustrations of wolves, snow, and trees illuminate this uplifting and empowering story, which offers a gentle message for protecting wild wolves in North America and beyond. Just like us, wolves have brothers, sisters, parents, and friends--and they very much need our help."--

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Genres
Picture books
Published
Vancouver ; Berkeley : Greystone Kids, Greystone Books 2019.
Language
English
Physical Description
pages cm
Issued also in electronic format
ISBN
9781771643412
1771643412
Main Author
Eliza Robertson (author)
Other Authors
Nora Aoyagi (illustrator)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

After she is wounded by a shot from a helicopter, a young wolf, Spur, loses track of her brother and has to seek another pack for protection, but when the helicopter appears again, she is able to warn the wolves to hide in the shrubs.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

A gentle story about the importance of natural-world protections follows the experiences of a young wolf who must warn and protect her pack after a flying beast in the sky takes away her beloved brother. By the award-winning author of DemiGods. Illustrations.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

This captivating tale will inspire children across the world to build compassion for an iconic yet vulnerable animal.

Stirring, gorgeous illustrations of wolves, snow, and trees illuminate this uplifting and empowering story, which offers a gentle message for protecting wild wolves in North America and beyond. Just like us, wolves have brothers, sisters, parents, and friends—and they very much need our help.

In award-winning author Eliza Robertson’s stunning debut children’s book, a young, brave wolf named Spur is looking for food with her brother when, suddenly, a flying beast appears in the sky. What was that thing? And where did her brother go? The next time the helicopter appears, Spur knows just what to do to save her wolf pack and reunite with her brother.