Twelve-year-old Amber's invasion of an organized forest community of squirrels starts a war between humans and beasts, despite the protests of an unconventional and imaginative squirrel named Woodbine.
The sky is dark. The woods are deep. You're camping out with the family. Suddenly, whirr! a creature zips over your head and onto the next tree. Learn more about these night gliders in Ms. McDonald's book.
This news of being named an [ALA] Alex Award winner is especially sweet because I, personally, know what it means to be included into a world of free access to books, which has been my real family since the first day of the first grade, when I stepped into the bookmobile.