Finder - Coal Mine Dog

Peachtree Books

This is the third book in Alison Hart's popular ’Dog Chronicles’ series. It is the true story of the Cherry Coal Mine disaster of 1909, seen through the eyes of Finder, a young miner's dog.

 

Original image: pencil on Strathmore Sketch paper.

Awards:

 

Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People ― 2016

Paterson Prize for Books for Young People (honor book) ―The Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College 2016

Kansas State Reading Circle Recommended Reading List (intermediate) ―Kansas National Education Association 2016