Buddy (Dog Diaries Series #2)

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A German shepherd—the first dog trained at Dorothy Eustis's famous Seeing Eye guide-dog school for the blind—looks back at her life. Chosen for her intelligence, obedience, and willingness to learn, Kiss knows there is more to life than chasing balls and chewing bones. She is a Noble Creature and Great Things await her. But after spending months learing to take care of her beloved trainer Jack, why does he suddenly want her to take care of Morris—a strange, clumsy man who wants to wants to change her name to ...
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Overview

A German shepherd—the first dog trained at Dorothy Eustis's famous Seeing Eye guide-dog school for the blind—looks back at her life. Chosen for her intelligence, obedience, and willingness to learn, Kiss knows there is more to life than chasing balls and chewing bones. She is a Noble Creature and Great Things await her. But after spending months learing to take care of her beloved trainer Jack, why does he suddenly want her to take care of Morris—a strange, clumsy man who wants to wants to change her name to Buddy? Could it be that  Morris needs Kiss to take care of him even more than Jack did? Based on a true story, and featuring realistic black-and-white illustrations by Tim Jessell (plus an appendix with information about German shepherds, the history and training of guide dogs, hosting guide-dog puppies, and much more), this canine confessional is pitch-perfect for smart, dog-crazy, early middle-grade readers!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780307979056
  • Publisher: Random House Children's Books
  • Publication date: 1/8/2013
  • Series: Dog Diaries Series , #2
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 732,380
  • Age range: 7 - 10 Years
  • Product dimensions: 7.45 (w) x 5.31 (h) x 0.65 (d)

Meet the Author

KATE KLIMO is the author of many books for young readers, including the Dog Diaries series books Ginger, Buddy, Barry, and Togo. To learn more about her and her work, visit kateklimo.com

TIM JESSELL is an award-winning illustrator whose work has appeared in numerous children's books. He is the illustrator of all the books in the Dog Diaries series. Check out his work at timjessell.com.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 2, 2013

    Love it

    I read it last night it was another one of my favorite books

    7 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 12, 2014

    Buddy!

    Guide dogs rule!German Shepherds rule cats drool!

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2013

    Kitty diaries should be next

    I have not read it. Should i ? Lokks good

    3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2013

    Pretty good

    Good

    3 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 10, 2014

    Great book all and all

    Just wish it was longer :)

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 2, 2014

    The first seeing eye dog

    This is a very good book about a seeing eye dog.The first to come to the U.S.It's great for kids and adults.Nothing bad happens to the dog.He lives a good life.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2013

    Good!

    Good!

    2 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2013

    Hello kitty

    This book is eye opening & this tells you more about German Sheperds and helps us relize life is harder for blind people unfortunently@I advise everybody no matter your age to read this book Thank you

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 25, 2013

    German

    I have a german sheadperd. I think they are wonderful dog thats why this book is so good

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 9, 2013

    German shepherd

    I love german shepherds and would get every aingle book that has to do with a german shepherd i just love german shepherds so much

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 4, 2014

    Buddys boredome

    Im bored. Thought Buddy. So he went to bdcome a seeing I dog. For more like this search dog diaries. ~ Frecklepw

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 30, 2014

    1star rate?

    I have never read this book before.Is it good?( By the way, Have you seen the movie Frozen yet?It's asome!LOVE IT!)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 24, 2014

    Sky

    She nestled her face into his neck and gave a small sigh.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 22, 2014

    Devin

    His breathing calmed and he kissed her forehead.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 4, 2014

    Calli

    Bye...

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 4, 2014

    Scott

    Disappeared into thin air

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 26, 2014

    The Togo club

    This is the Togo club maker and it will only last thru NOVEMBER 2014-DECEMBER 2016. So joying now BEFOR THE ICE BRECKS LOL!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2014

    Amazing

    Very cool amazing and rhoughtful

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2014

    Morningstar to all

    Rping everything is becoming a big burden. My rps from now on: stonefur blizzardcurrent me shimmerskits.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2014

    Loved it Loved this book

    This was a really great book

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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