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Max : best friend, hero, marine written by Jennifer Li Shotz ; based on a screenplay written by Boaz Yakin & Sheldon Lettich.

By: Shotz, Jennifer Li [author.].
Contributor(s): Yakin, Boaz [screenwriter.] | Lettich, Sheldon [screenwriter.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]Copyright date: ©2015Edition: First edition.Description: 253 pages ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780062791382; 0062791389; 9780062420398; 0062420399.Uniform titles: Max (Motion picture) Subject(s): Dogs -- War use -- Juvenile fiction | Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction | Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile fiction | Grief -- Juvenile fiction | Families of military personnel -- Juvenile fiction | Dogs -- War use -- Fiction | Human-animal relationships. -- Fiction | Film novelizations | Mystery and detective stories | Dogs -- War use | Families of military personnel | Grief | Human-animal relationships | Teenage boys | Dogs -- War use -- Fiction | Human-animal relationships -- FictionGenre/Form: Movie novels. | Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Movie novels. | Movie novels. | Mystery fiction. | Movie novels.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: When Justin's older brother, Kyle, is killed in Afghanistan, Justin can't believe that his brother is really gone. Except there's one thing that Kyle left behind. Max is a highly trained military canine who has always protected his fellow soldiers. But when he loses his handler and best friend, Kyle, Max is traumatized and unable to remain in the service. He is sent home to America, where the only human he connects with is Justin, and he is soon adopted by Kyle's family, essentially saving his life. At first Justin has no interest in taking care of his late brother's troubled dog. However, the two learn to trust each other, which helps the four-legged veteran become his heroic self once more. As the pair start to unravel the mystery of what really happened to Kyle, they find more excitement--and danger--than they bargained for. But they might also find an unlikely new best friend--in each other"--Back cover.
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When Justin's older brother, Kyle, is killed in Afghanistan, Justin can't believe that his brother is really gone. Except there's one thing that Kyle left behind. Max is a highly trained military canine who has always protected his fellow soldiers. But when he loses his handler and best friend, Kyle, Max is traumatized and unable to remain in the service. He is sent home to America, where the only human he connects with is Justin, and he is soon adopted by Kyle's family, essentially saving his life. At first Justin has no interest in taking care of his late brother's troubled dog. However, the two learn to trust each other, which helps the four-legged veteran become his heroic self once more. As the pair start to unravel the mystery of what really happened to Kyle, they find more excitement--and danger--than they bargained for. But they might also find an unlikely new best friend--in each other"--Back cover.

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