Hero at LargePaperback - 2008
Doing the right thing might make you a hero to some, but Danny Howard doesnt see himself that way. When he moves to Alberta from Ontario with his father, they dont have much, but they manage, and they get to live in a tent for the summer. Danny makes friends easily at his new school, and life is gooduntil he begins to draw fire from the school bully. When Danny stands up for his friends he faces some nasty retaliation for it, but the final insultbeing accused of stealingis almost too much. Whats the point of standing up for others if you just get beaten down for it? It takes every last bit of ingenuity that Danny has to get himself out of the mess, and he learns that you dont have to be a heroyou just have to do the right thing. Danny Howards adventures will continue in the second book of the seriescoming soon.
Publisher: Calgary, Alta. : Frontlist Pub., c2008.
Characteristics: 164 pages ;,21 cm.