This 9 slide PowerPoint presentation will pique your students' interest, making them eager to turn the first page of the novel. The 9 slides are meant to be an introduction to the novel.
* information about the author
* subjects, and awards
* descriptions of main characters and setting
* pre-reading thinking
* discussion activities
* point of view about pet care
* a cliffhanger plot summary
* making predictions based on the information on the back cover.