The Trumpet of the Swan

The Trumpet of the Swan - E.B. White, Fred Marcellino Louis is a young swan who cannot speak. When his father steals a trumpet for him, he is thrilled but troubled about the debt his father incurred. He goes to work to earn the money to pay for the trumpet.
Sam is a young boy who loves the outdoors and observing the Wild life in their natural habitat. He befriends Louis' family and he and Louis become closer friends. Sam and Louis work together at a boys camp for the summer, and then Louis heads off to look for more work.

Great read and fun to see the new adventures Louis gets into!