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Trakr searches for survivors : heroic police dog of 9/11 / by Matthew K. Manning ; illustrated by Mark Simmons.

Manning, Matthew K., (author.). Simmons, Mark, (illustrator.).

"On September 11, 2001, terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in New York City. Many people were killed, and several were trapped under the collapsed buildings. When Canadian police officer James Symington heard about the attacks, he knew he and his trained search and rescue dog, Trakr, had to help. Follow Trakr's lead as he and Symington bravely search and dig through the rubble to help rescue survivors of one of the deadliest days in U.S. history"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781669057741
  • ISBN: 9781669057963
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, Minnesota : Capstone Press, an imprint of Capstone, [2024]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Born and bred -- A nose for danger -- In search of hope -- The final rescue -- A new leash on life -- Trakr tales.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11 Capstone Press
Grades 4-6 Capstone Press
Subject: Trakr (German shepherd dog), approximately 1994-2009.
Police dogs > Juvenile literature.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 > Juvenile literature.
Search dogs > Juvenile literature.
Rescue dogs > Juvenile literature.
Search and rescue operations > Juvenile literature.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Palmerton Area Library.


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Palmerton Area Library J 636.7 M31 (Text) 65000000084733 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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