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The Higher Power of Lucky
- 2007 Newbery Medal Winner
Believing that her French guardian is about to abandon her to an orphanage in the city, ten-year-old Lucky runs away from her small town with her beloved dog, HMS Beagle, by her side in order to trek across the Mojave Desert to start her challenging life over one more time. A Newbery Medal Book & ALA Notable Children's Book. Reprint.