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My Father the Dog

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My Father the Dog
Written by Elizabeth Bluemle
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780763622220
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My Father the Dog

author: Elizabeth Bluemle

Dad pretends to be human, but the kids know otherwise. Between first-thing-in-the morning scratching, fetching the paper, snacking, lying around for hours, and even the occasional pit stop behind a tree, the evidence is clear. But so are their fatherís steadfast love and loyalty. Arenít those the best things about dads and dogs alike? Elizabeth Bluemleís amusing, affectionate text and Randy Cecilís delightful illustrations create the ultimate tribute to proud papas everywhere ó an irresistible story readers will beg for again and again.

Dad lovers and dog lovers will both delight in this buoyantly illustrated, tongue-in-cheek tribute to the traits these two species share ó and why we adore them.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$15.99 / $22.99
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763622222 /  9780763622220
on sale date:
04/2006
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 10 1/4" x 9 13/16"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 3
 
subjects:
Animals; Family; Humorous Stories; Holidays & Celebrations;
author’s comments:
Elizabeth Bluemle co-owns the Flying Pig Bookstore in Charlotte, Vermont, with stand-up comedian Josie Leavitt. She holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing for Children from Vermont College.
illustrator’s comments:
Randy Cecil is the illustrator of numerous books for children, including We've All Got Bellybuttons by David Martin, And Here's to You! by David Elliott, and One is a Snail, Ten is a Crab by April Pulley Sayre and Jeff Sayre. Randy Cecil lives in Texas, USA.
 
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