Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam

Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam

Cynthia Kadohata


CRACKER is without doubt one of the usa ARMY'S most beneficial WEAPONS:

a German shepherd informed to smell out bombs, traps, and the enemy. The destiny of complete platoons rests on her prepared feel of odor. She's a tremendous Deal, and she or he likes it that approach. occasionally Cracker recollects whilst she used to be more youthful, and her earlier proprietor could feed her scorching canines and enable her sleep in his mattress. That was once great, too.

Rick Hanski is headed to Vietnam. There, he will whip the realm and turn out to his kinfolk and his sergeant -- and everybody else who did not imagine he used to be minimize out for warfare -- fallacious. yet occasionally Rick can not help yet ask yourself that perhaps every body else is correct. possibly he must have simply stayed at domestic and labored in his dad's ironmongery store.

whilst Cracker is paired with Rick, she isn't really so convinced approximately this new proprietor. he'll need to end up himself to her prior to she's going to turn out herself to him. they should be buddies prior to they could be a staff, they usually have to be a crew in the event that they are looking to get domestic alive.

informed partly in the course of the uncanny standpoint of a German shepherd, Cracker! is an action-packed glimpse into the Vietnam warfare as noticeable in the course of the eyes of a puppy and her handler. it truly is an completely targeted powerhouse of a ebook via the Newbery Medal-winning writer of Kira-Kira.

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