Sixth-grader Rusty, determined to help an injured dog that is chained outdoors in frigid weather, calls animal control, then takes matters into his own hands, aided by his best friend and a ghost collie that leads Rusty to an even deeper secret. Includes instructions for knitting cat blankets.
Peg Kehret seems to have found the formula for getting kids to read and enjoy all her books. I have always enjoyed reading her books, there’s enough mystery to intrigue kids without scaring them. Adults will find it a little too predictable but a nice book overall.