Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship
|Author:||Jessica Kensky; Patrick Downes; Scott Magoon (Illustrator)|
Based on a real-life partnership, this heartening story of the love and teamwork between a girl and her service dog is sure to illuminate and inspire. An endnote from the authors tells more about the training and extraordinary abilities of service dogs. Full color.
Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes are a married couple who were both injured during the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. Jessica's service dog, Rescue, joined their family in 2014. Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes live in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Scott Magoon has been designing, writing, and illustrating books for young readers since 2003. He lives in Reading, Massachusetts.