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Fiction Ages 6-8
Pages: 96
Themes: family, divorce, separation, responsibility, pets
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: 03/Sep/2019
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Reece's new dog, Ruckus, tears through life like a Tyrannosaurus rex. He bites everything that moves and seems to drive Reece's mom nuts. When her diamond earrings go missing, it sends the family into a tailspin. What happens when a dog swallows something precious? Reece is about to find out. The puppy was Dad's idea, to make things easier for Reece after his parents' separation, but Ruckus is not easy at all and Mom is getting fed up. But how can they give up on this little Jack Russell terror? He's family, after all.

We first met Reece and his family in the Orca Echoes title Where's Burgess? by Laurie Elmquist.

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