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Balto and the great race

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Balto has a quiet life as a sled dog--until tragedy strikes. Dozens of children in Nome become sick with diphtheria. Without antitoxin serum, they will perish--and the closest supply is 650 miles away! The only way to get the serum to Nome is by sled, but can the dogs deliver it in time? Heading bravely into a brutal blizzard, Balto leads the race for life. A Kansas City Children's Book Award for Grades 1--3 From the Trade Paperback edition.
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9780679991984
9780307554505
9780679891987
Reading Level:
LG
Level 6.3, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
940L
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Grouped Work ID 6b92b8d0-be3a-2f6e-5604-662936d2f666
Full title balto and the great race
Author kimmel elizabeth cody
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 07:51:32AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 07:52:44AM

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display_description Recounts how the sled dog Balto saved Nome, Alaska, in 1925 from a diphtheria epidemic by delivering medicine through a raging snowstorm.
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series Totally true adventures
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subject_facet Balto (Dog) -- Juvenile literature, Diphtheria -- Alaska -- Nome -- Prevention -- Juvenile literature, Sled dogs -- Alaska -- Nome -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Balto and the great race
title_full Balto and the Great Race, Balto and the great race / by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel ; illustrated by Nora Koerber
title_short Balto and the great race
title_sub
topic_facet Balto (Dog), Beginning Reader, Diphtheria, History, Juvenile Nonfiction, Picture Book Nonfiction, Prevention, Sled dogs