Journey through Ash and Smoke (Ranger in Time #5) (Library Binding)

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By Kate Messner, Kelley McMorris (Illustrator)
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Description


Ranger, the time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training, goes to Viking age Iceland!

Ranger is a time-traveling golden retriever with search-and-rescue training. In this adventure, he goes to Viking age Iceland, which proves to be tough terrain for Ranger to navigate. Usually it's Ranger's job to save the day before he can return to his family, but he meets a girl named Helga who rescues him more than once. And when a nearby volcano threatens to erupt and Helga's new baby brother or sister starts to come early, they must journey through ash and smoke to find Helga's father. But if Helga doesn't need Ranger's help, how will he ever get home?

About the Author


Kate Messner is the author of iThe Seventh Wish/i; iAll the Answers/i; iThe Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z./i, winner of the E. B. White Read Aloud Award for Older Readers; iCapture the Flag/i, an SCBWI Crystal Kite Award winner; iHide and Seek/i; iManhunt/i; and the Ranger in Time and Marty McGuire chapter book series. A former middle-school English teacher, Kate lives on Lake Champlain with her family and loves reading, walking in the woods, and traveling. Visit her online at katemessner.com.

Praise For…


Praise for Ranger in Time

"This excellent story contains historical details, full-page illustrations, and enough action to keep even reluctant readers engaged." -- School Library Journal

"The third-person narration expertly balances Ranger's thoughts between the appropriately doglike (squirrels! bacon!) and the heroic (Ranger's drive to find and protect)." -- Kirkus Reviews

"McMorris's richly rendered illustrations heighten the plot's many moments of danger and drama, and Messner incorporates a wealth of historical details into her rousing adventure story." -- Publishers Weekly

"Readers will love following Ranger on his thrilling adventure along the Oregon Trail. What a great way to learn about history!" -- Lauren Tarshis, author of the I Survived series
Product Details
ISBN: 9780545909792
ISBN-10: 0545909791
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Publication Date: January 31st, 2017
Pages: 160
Language: English
Series: Ranger in Time