Herbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea Dog

This book recounts the true story of a dog named Herbert who fell off a boat during a storm off the coast of New Zealand. Herbert swam for 30 hours until a boat came and rescued him. He had to be very brave.

What will you learn?

Connect concepts in the story to the real world.

Author:
Robyn Belton

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