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The Resource Race to the finish, David Harding

Race to the finish, David Harding

Label
Race to the finish
Title
Race to the finish
Statement of responsibility
David Harding
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Ben befriends an older boy called Craig, whose father races greyhounds, he is invited to come and see one of their dogs compete. Cassie is much less enthusiastic about greyhound racing, and Ben can't understand why. But when a greyhound is brought to the RSPCA shelter having been abandoned, Ben realises that in the world of racing dogs, the greyhounds are never the real winners
Member of
Summary
Ben goes to a greyhound race with Craig, an older boy whose father races the dogs, but while he is impressed by the dogs themselves, he is also disturbed by what he learns about the dark side of the sport
Additional physical form
Also available online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10218744
Cataloging source
NOV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harding, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary school age
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
RSPCA animals tales
Series volume
0008
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Greyhound racing
Target audience
primary
Label
Race to the finish, David Harding
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000049049676
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
83 p.
Isbn
9781742753423
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Race to the finish, David Harding
Publication
Control code
000049049676
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
83 p.
Isbn
9781742753423
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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