by Doug Tennapel
Graphix (Scholastic Inc)
Suggested Ages: 9-12
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Description: In the tradition of OLD YELLER comes the heartwarming friendship between a boy and his Tyrannosaurus Rex
Ely's beloved dog, Tommy, is hit by a car, he goes to his grandpa's
house for the summer to get his mind off things. While exploring a
nearby cave one day he discovers a full-grown but friendly Tyrannosaurus
Rex. As the news of the dinosaur grows around town, so does the
friendship between Ely and his Jurassic pet. But Randy, the mean kid
down the street, decides he's going to make life miserable for Ely and
his dinosaur-to devastating effect.
Jake received this in exchange for an honest review and god knows you can count on honesty from him (brutal honesty sometimes unfortunately)
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