Marty has a not so nice neighbor named Judd Travers. It is believed that Judd hurts his dog named Shiloh. Marty wants to do whatever it takes to make sure Shiloh is safe, join these two in a book field with adventure, love and heartache. The leveling system is The Lexile, reading level 890L. Shiloh was also created into a movie, this can be watched in class and students can compare and contrast the movie and the book.