The Tiger Rising
published in 2009

Details

Appropriate age:
Older Kid (age 8-11)
Reading level:
Grade 4
Genres: Fiction, Realistic Fiction
Subjects: Death, Moving, Parents

Description

After Rob's mother dies, and he and his father move to a new town to get a fresh start, he discovers a caged tiger in the woods. An emotionally rich story about a boy caught in the powerful grip of grief.