Wild Life - DeFelice, Cynthia C

When twelve-year-old Eric's parents are deployed to Iraq, he goes to live with grandparents he hardly knows in small-town North Dakota, but his grandfather's hostility and the threat of losing the dog he has rescued are too much and Eric runs away.

Wild Life 2013, Square Fish, New York

ISBN-13: 9781250034076

Trade paperback

Wild Life 2011, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374380014