BookKid BookClub

Monthly middle-grade book club for kids ages 8-12. This month’s discussion: The Last Panther by Todd Mitchell. Sign up:

About the book:
When eleven-year-old Kiri helps her scientist father capture the last known wild panther, her life in her Florida swamp becomees threatened by poachers and she must embark on a dangerous journey to save both the panther and herself. Giant sea turtles, climate refugees, and mystical encounters with the Shadow that Hunts populate this fast-paced, heart-pounding tale.

About the author:

Todd Mitchell is an award-winning author and teacher. His books include The Last Panther (Random House). The Traitor King (Scholastic Press), The Secret to Lying (Candlewick, Colorado Book Award Winner), Backwards (Candlewick, CAL Award Winner), and A flight of Angels (DC Comics, YALSA Top 10 Pick for Teens). He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado with his wife, dog, and two wise daughters. You can visit him at

Event date: 
Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
The Last Panther Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399555589
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - August 22nd, 2017