The underneath / by Kathi Appelt ; illustrated by David Small.
An old hound that has been chained up at his hateful owner's run-down shack, and two kittens born underneath the house, endure separation, danger, and many other tribulations in their quest to be reunited and free.
New York :
Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Award Books - 3rd Floor
FIC APP Newbery Honor 2009