My Little Golden Book About Balto (Little Golden Books)

by Charles Lovitt (Author) Sophie Allsopp (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade

This exciting true story of a brave sled dog is perfect for preschoolers.

Travel alongside Balto, the famous sled dog, as he races across frozen Alaska in 1925 with lifesaving medicine! This exciting true tale of a heroic dog will thrill young boys and girls. Full of engaging colorful artwork and little-known facts--including what happened to Balto in his later years--My Little Golden Book About Balto will be read again and again!

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Charles Lovitt
CHIP LOVITT has written more than three dozen children's books for a variety of publishers, including Golden Books, Scholastic, Inc., Disney Press, Simon and Schuster, and Pearson Learning. Among his credits are books on sports, movies, and music, as well as joke, puzzle, and science books for young readers.

BRYAN SIMS, a 2012 graduate of the ArtCenter College of Design, is an animator who has worked on character design and prop design for Disney Television Animation. He also teaches Concept Design for Animation. This is his first Little Golden Book.
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading Level
Golden Books
Publication date
December 20, 2019
Little Golden Books
BISAC categories
JNF025210 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | United States/20th Century
JNF003060 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Animals | Dogs
JNF002000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Adventure & Adventurers
Library of Congress categories

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