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4.13 out of 54.13 out of 54.13 out of 54.13 out of 54.13 out of 5 4.13 (15 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Ben Mikaelsen Narrator: Ed Sala Publisher: Recorded Books, LLC Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: May 2017 ISBN: 9781440768576
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Thirteen-year-old Josh McGuire knows an orphaned bear cub he's found will be given to researchers if the game warden tracks it to his dog house. Instead, he runs away with the cub to the mountains, vowing to protect it until hunting laws are changed. But the Montana wilderness is a dangerous place, and saving the cub's life may cost Josh his own. Rescue Josh McGuire has won the International Reading Association Award and Western Writers of America Spur Award. Its popular author Ben Mikaelsen lives in Montana with his wife and Buffy, a 600-pound black bear. Download and start listening now!

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Listener Opinions

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Nancy | 11/16/2013

    " Adventure story, well written and faced paced for grades 4 and up. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Vanessa | 9/30/2013

    " I am not going to spoil anything about this book! But I do recomend it to anyone who likes adventures! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 John Winslow | 9/24/2013

    " Best young-adult adventure EVER! I'm sure this will be coming soon to a theater near you. Read it before Hollywood destroys it. I read this aloud to my students every year, and they all loved it. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Mary | 6/8/2013

    " this book is kind of weird but i love the fact the josh has the courage to defy his father, save the bear cub, and elude the whole world while doing it. i love josh!!!(not really) (: "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Dana C. | 4/8/2013

    " When the child knows what's right and wrong better than the adults, it can be a great learning story for middle grades. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Micherac0 | 8/9/2012

    " Its about a boy who cares about animals and wants to run away to save a bear cub, his father is drunk, and his brother is dead. Its a sad but adventurous book! "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Tj Mandachit | 7/11/2012

    " i think this is a good mystery book for all ages. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Marcus | 12/7/2011

    " This Book is about a 12 year old kid who's dad shoots a black bear and orphans its cub. Josh runs away untill they change hunting laws. And the cub will go to the game commision and run test and then kill it. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Joycetho1 | 9/18/2011

    " I thought that this book was good. It was a little sad at some parts, but it was a good story. I think some people would like reading this book, but not everyone. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 George Olson (G0#44) | 6/28/2011

    " this book is soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo Goooooooooooooooooooooooooooood "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Sarah | 2/14/2011

    " A little heavy-handed with the father's alcohol abuse, but another good Mikaelson (and a convincing argument not to run away from home in a snowstorm) "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Tj | 1/22/2011

    " i think this is a good mystery book for all ages. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 +Blue+ | 2/8/2009

    " This was the best book I have EVER read.
    Personally it's tied with the Twilight Saga "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Mary | 11/17/2008

    " this book is kind of weird but i love the fact the josh has the courage to defy his father, save the bear cub, and elude the whole world while doing it. i love josh!!!(not really) (: "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 John | 11/15/2008

    " Best young-adult adventure EVER! I'm sure this will be coming soon to a theater near you. Read it before Hollywood destroys it. I read this aloud to my students every year, and they all loved it. "

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About the Author

Ben Mikaelsen is the winner of the International Reading Association Award and the Western Writers of America Spur Award. His novels have been nominated for and won many state readers’ choice awards, including Red Midnight, Rescue Josh McGuire, Sparrow Hawk Red, Stranded, Countdown, Petey, and Tree Girl. His articles and photos appear in numerous magazines around the world. He lives near Bozeman, Montana.

About the Narrator

Ed Sala has narrated dozens of audio books throughout his career. His readings include Harlan Coben’s Tell No One, Stephen Sears’ Gettysburg, and Cormac MacCarthy’s Outer Dark.