Hound Dawg is a retelling of The Little Red Hen, southern style. Bessie, Calico, and Penny work their fingers to the bone down on the cotton farm. But Hound Dawg, he’s a couch potato . . . lazy, lazy, lazy. Hold on now . . . something has caught Hound Dawg’s eye . . . something that changes his life forever.
|Publisher:||Texas Christian University Press|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
PATRICIA VERMILLION, librarian at The Lamplighter School in Dallas, is the author of Texas Chili? Oh My! and ¿Chili Texano? ¡Ay Dios!, which received a Publication Award in 2015 from the San Antonio Conservation Society. CHERYL PILGRIM is a writer, illustrator, and former art teacher. She works in a variety of media including pencils, watercolors, oils, acrylics, and collage papers.
Dallas, Texas Houston, Texas
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
The great story of friendship and fussiness retold by Vermillion through the critters on an old front porch. Children and adults will love it. There's a good cornbread recipe at the end that adults could make for the children in their lives. That's another good thing about this book.