By Grace Lin
During this sequel to Year of the Dog, Pacy has one other monstrous yr in shop for her. The yr of the puppy was once a truly fortunate 12 months: she met her ally Melody and chanced on her real abilities. although, the yr of the Rat brings significant adjustments: Pacy needs to care for Melody relocating to California, locate the braveness to forge on along with her dream of turning into a author and illustrator, and discover ways to face a few of her personal flaws. Pacy encounters prejudice, struggles with popularity, and needs to locate the sweetness in change.
Based at the author's formative years adventures, Year of the Rat, beneficial properties the whimsical black and white illustrations and the hilarious and touching anecdotes that helped Year of the puppy earn rave reports and chuffed readers.