Turtle Tug to the Rescue


Turtle Tug is on the lookout! This chugging, tugging turtle powers through gusty winds and treacherous tides, combing the seas to protect his friends from a dangerous storm. From panicking puffins to entangled sperm whales, Turtle Tug is out to rescue all his sea-dwelling friends. He’s a turtle tugboat on a mission to make the world a safer place.

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The adventure of this new animal/machine crossbreed provides just the right combination of fun and sincerity. . . . The nail-biting narrative chugs effortlessly alongside Slack’s brightand bold digital artwork
. . . An exciting sea turtle storytime.”–School Library Journal

“Slack’s rhyming lines grow more urgent with the change in weather, echoing the escalating chaos in the colorful, richly textured artwork. Little ones will cheer on charming Turtle Tug in this story that playfully emphasizes perseverance, bravery, and togetherness.”-Booklist

“The third installment of Slack’s wildly inventive animal/rescue-vehicle hybrids . . . A role model for all, levelheaded Turtle Tug keeps his cool even in times of danger.”-Kirkus Reviews (read full review)

“The pictures may be the best in the series . . .Turtle Tug is a [. . .] steady hero, and his steely determination to save the day is admirable and inspiring.”-Publishers Weekly (read full review)