Let's Get A Pup! Said Kate

Let's Get A Pup! Said Kate

by Bob Graham
     
 

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"This is first-rate child’s fare. . . . Sure to make both listeners and readers feel warm and happy when they put it down." - BOOKLIST (starred review)

There are lots of dogs of all shapes and sizes at the animal shelter. But Kate and her mom and dad know they want Dave the moment they see him. He’s small and cute and a perfect fit for

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"This is first-rate child’s fare. . . . Sure to make both listeners and readers feel warm and happy when they put it down." - BOOKLIST (starred review)

There are lots of dogs of all shapes and sizes at the animal shelter. But Kate and her mom and dad know they want Dave the moment they see him. He’s small and cute and a perfect fit for the end of Kate’s bed. But then they see Rosy, who is old and gray and broad as a table. How can they take home just one dog when there are so many wonderful animals who need a home? Bob Graham creates an original, endearing family in a touching story that will appeal to animal lovers everywhere.

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Publishers Weekly
Following the death of her cat, Kate grows lonesome for a new pet, and her family heads to the animal Rescue Center in what PW called a "tail-wagging treat of a picture book." Ages 3-up. (Aug.) Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763621933
Publisher:
Candlewick Press
Publication date:
07/15/2003
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
10.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
AD350L (what's this?)
Age Range:
3 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Bob Graham is the author of such well-loved children's books as QUEENIE, ONE OF THE FAMILY; ROSE MEETS MR. WINTERGARTEN; BENNY: AN ADVENTURE STORY; and MAX. "LET'S GET A PUP!" SAID KATE grew our of his own experiences. "Our family once went to a dog shelter, looking for a small pup, and we came away with not one dog but two," he says. "Since we are now sadly dogless, we are tempted to repeat the process."

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