Daughter of the Mountains

Daughter of the Mountains


Illustrator: Kurt Wiese

Format
Paperback
Price
$6.99
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140363357
  • 192 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 8-12 years

Overview

Momo has always wanted a Lhasa terrier–a dog like the ones the Buddhist priests hold sacred in their temples. And her dream is realized when a trader brings Pempa to her parents’ tea house. But after a band of robbers steals the valuable dog and quickly escapes with him into the mountains, Momo is determined to catch them and recover her beloved Pempa. To do so, she must follow the Great Trade Route across the mountains–a path that most people avoid, and which will surely put her life at risk. Momo undertakes a dangerous journey from the mountains of Tibet to the city of Calcutta, in search of her stolen dog Pempa.
Daughter of the Mountains

Daughter of the Mountains

Louise S. Rankin, Illustrator: Kurt Wiese

Awards

Newbery Honor Book – winner

Series

Newbery Library, Puffin
Julia L. Sauer
Dorothy Rhoads
Louise S. Rankin
Illustrator: Kurt Wiese
Kate Seredy
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