Pushed out of his den early, a coyote pup wends his way down the hills to San Francisco and discovers a community of animals living outside the Giants ballpark. Moth is young to be on his own. He’s a loner who wants to belong.
In his eagerness to fit in, he mistakenly puts the stadium mice in mortal peril. To save them, Moth leads a daring rescue into the stands and onto the field during a crucial Giants game.
A Big-League Catastrophe is a filmic, fast-paced tale for middle-grade readers. As far as possible from the gothic or the dystopian, this sweetly told tale is laced with lessons in teamwork and tolerance.