Roscoe and the Pelican Rescue

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Holiday House, Incorporated, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Tony is expecting the best summer ever! He'll even get to visit Cousin Addison, who lives in Louisiana right near the beach. But the cousins find that the local beach is closed and full of brown balls of goo. Worse yet, Roscoe, Addison's retriever, finds an oil-covered pelican. However, Aunt Olivia has been trained to work a rescue operation, and Tony and Addison learn how to help oil-covered animals. Information about the Deepwater Horizon accident and its affect on the Gulf Coast are included, along with information on animal rescue efforts.

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User Review  - SJoachim - LibraryThing

This book tells the story of a young boy who is traveling to Louisiana to visit his favorite cousin. They can't wait to visit the beach, but when they get there it is closed. They discover many oil ... Read full review

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User Review  - michelleraphael - LibraryThing

A sweet child's story about the oil spill in the gulf. Although the story was cheerful, the underlining truth is still there. A good book to read to generations that do not know about the spill. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Lynn Rowe Reed is an author, illustrator, and sculptor.Booklist praised the high-energy activity in her illustrationsfor Punctuation Takes a Vacation by Robin Pulver. She lives in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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