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O'Connor, Sandra Day. FINDING SUSIE New York : Knopf, 2009 IL K-3, RL 3.9 ISBN 0375941037 Little Sandra is growing up in the Southwest near the desert. She really wants a pet but her parents don't think she could take care of one. When she finds a tortoise, her father lets her bring it home. But Sandra learns that tortoises don't make good pets. One after another, Sandra tries to find a pet. Will she every succeed?