Winston The Water Dog

Winston The Water Dog

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by Mary Korr
     
 
For ages 3-9

Winston the Water Dog: Explorer sweeps young readers into the heroic and often humorous adventures of a Portuguese Water Dog named Winston and his young master, Josh. Through a rare storm at sea, they find themselves sailing on the Santa Maria with Christopher Columbus, his son, Fernando, and the parrot, Exploradora. As a powder monkey and lookout

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For ages 3-9

Winston the Water Dog: Explorer sweeps young readers into the heroic and often humorous adventures of a Portuguese Water Dog named Winston and his young master, Josh. Through a rare storm at sea, they find themselves sailing on the Santa Maria with Christopher Columbus, his son, Fernando, and the parrot, Exploradora. As a powder monkey and lookout on the ship, the duo survives perilous encounters with sharks, cannibals, and the crusty and sometimes cruel captain as they seek a way home. They learn that life is a continual and often exciting exploration, especially when you have a friend by your side.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781441584069
Publisher:
Xlibris Corporation
Publication date:
10/31/2009
Pages:
40
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
3 - 8 Years

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Winston The Water Dog 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
MomsChoiceAwards More than 1 year ago
Winston The Water Dog is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom's Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of PBS's Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, and New York Times best-selling Author; LeAnn Thieman, motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For The Soul books. . Parents and educators look for the Mom's Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families.
simmom3 More than 1 year ago
You'll learn about PWD's and fall in love with Winston as you follow him through his adventure. Can't wait for book two!
codypeters More than 1 year ago
This book recounts the true life story of a boy and the his first dog. Winston and Josh share many adventures and through Winston's spiritual connection to his grandfather, Bravo, Winston learns the meaning of courage. It's a heartfelt tale crafted with love and beautifully illustrated. Highly recommended for any child who loves animals or animal lovers of all ages.
gardencity More than 1 year ago
Exceptionally well written for children especially those with dogs. Good storyline with artistic sketches and easy to follow the adventures of winston the portuguese waterdog.