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Love That Dog (Paperback)

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"so much dependsupona yellow poetrybooka dog on the coverand the boyinside Read this book to learn all about Jack, his dog, and his discovery of poetry."

— Jennifer G.

Description


Jack

Room 105 -- Miss Stretchberry

September 13

I don't want to
because boys
don't write poetry.

Girls do.

Meet Jack, who tells his story with a little help from some paper, a pencil, his teacher, and a dog named Sky.

About the Author


Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons and the Newbery Honor Book The Wanderer. Her other work includes the novels The Great Unexpected, The Unfinished Angel, Hate That Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love That Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School; Fishing in the Air; and Who's That Baby? Ms. Creech and her husband live in Maine.

Praise For…


“A really special triumph.”
-Kirkus (*Starred Review*)

“Readers will love that dog, and this book.”
-Publishers Weekly (*Starred Review*)

“A poignant, funny picture of a child’s encounter with the power of poetry. This book is a tiny treasure.”
-School Library Journal (*Starred Review*)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780064409599
ISBN-10: 0064409597
Publisher: Joanna Cotler Books
Publication Date: April 8th, 2008
Pages: 112
Language: English