Cover image for Balto of the Blue Dawn / by Mary Pope Osborne ; illustrated by Sal Murdocca.
Title:
Balto of the Blue Dawn / by Mary Pope Osborne ; illustrated by Sal Murdocca.
ISBN:
9780553510881
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Random House, 2016.

©2016
Physical Description:
117 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
General Note:
"A stepping stone book."
Abstract:
"Jack and Annie travel back in time to 1925 Nome, Alaska, where they meet Balto, the famous sled dog, and help save the town from illness"--Provided by publisher.
Audience/Reading Level:
Interest age level: 7-10.
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Summary

Summary

The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

The magic tree house has returned and it's taking Jack and Annie back in time to Alaska, 1925. There they meet Balto, a jet-black Siberian husky destined to save victims of the diphtheria epidemic. But the trail isn't easy, and Balto is going to need Jack and Annie's help!

Formerly numbered as Magic Tree House #54, the title of this book is now Magic Tree House Merlin Mission #26- Balto of the Blue Dawn .

Did you know that there's a Magic Tree House book for every kid?

Magic Tree House- Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books
Merlin Missions- More challenging adventures for the experienced reader
Super Edition- A longer and more dangerous adventure
Fact Trackers- Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures

Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!


Author Notes

Mary Pope Osborne was born in Fort Sill, Oklahoma on May 20, 1949. She grew up in a military family, and by the time she was 15 she had lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida, and four different army posts in Virginia and North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in religion. After graduation, she traveled around Europe and Asia. Before becoming an author, she worked as a window dresser, a medical assistant, a Russian travel consultant, a waitress, an acting teacher, a bartender, and an assistant editor for a children's magazine.

Her first book, Run, Run as Fast as You Can, was published in 1982. She is the author of the Magic Tree House series and the Merlin Missions series. Her husband, actor Will Osborne, helps her write the nonfiction companion series, Magic Tree House Research Guides. Her other books include The Deadly Power of Medusa, Jason and the Argonauts, Haunted Waters, and Moonhorse.

(Bowker Author Biography)