"The earth is old, but we are not, and we must not forget that. An endearing fable that illuminates the importance of recognizing that all living things serve a purpose in our wonderfully complex world and are worthy of our care and esteem." —BookPage
About the Author
Katherine Applegate is an award-winning author of many books for children and young adults. She has received prestigious awards such as the Golden Kite, the Josette Frank, and the Newbery Medal. The latter was awarded for her novel The One and Only Iván, a bestseller since its publication in 2013 adapted into a film by Disney. The Survivor was the first volume of a trilogy full of adventures and fantasy, which continues with The First and ends with The Only One.