Pets to the Rescue: Brave Norman, A True Story (Ready to Read: Level One)

by Andrew Clements (Author) Ellen Beier (Illustrator)

Pets to the Rescue: Brave Norman, A True Story (Ready to Read: Level One)
Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade
Beginning readers will love reading the true story of Norman, a heroic dog who saved a girl at the beach. This Level 1 Ready-to-Read is sure to be a hit with pet lovers!

Norman is a dog who cannot see. One day, he is at the beach when he hears a girl in the water calling for help. Can Norman lead the girl to safety? Read all about the heroic rescue in this nonficton Level 1 Ready-to-Read!
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Andrew Clements
Andrew Clements (1949-2019) was the author of the enormously popular Frindle. More than 10 million copies of his books have been sold, and he was nominated for a multitude of state awards, including a Christopher Award and an Edgar Award. His popular works include About Average, Troublemaker, Extra Credit, Lost and Found, No Talking, Room One, Lunch Money, and more. He was also the author of the Benjamin Pratt & the Keepers of the School series. Find out more at
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Guided Reading Level
Simon Spotlight
Publication date
November 01, 2002
Ready to Read: Level One
BISAC categories
JUV002070 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Dogs
JUV043000 - Juvenile Fiction | Readers | Beginner
Library of Congress categories
Animal heroes
Labrador retriever

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