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The Dog Who Lost His Bark

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The Dog Who Lost His Bark
Written by Eoin Colfer
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781536219173
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The Dog Who Lost His Bark

author: Eoin Colfer
illustrator: P.J. Lynch

Patrick has been desperate for a dog of his own for as long as he can remember, and this summer, with his father away, he longs for a canine friend more than ever. Meanwhile, in his short doggy life, Oz has suffered at the hands of bad people. Somewhere out there, he believes, is an awesome boy—his boy. And maybe, when they find each other, Oz will learn to bark again. Written by former Irish Children’s Laureate Eoin Colfer, internationally best-selling author of the Artemis Fowl series, and illustrated by two-time Kate Greenaway Medal winner P.J. Lynch, this heartwarming story is certain to enchant. Now available in a conveniently sized paperback.

“This quietly emotional tale is an ultimately triumphant one.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Fiction - Illustrated Middle-grade / Paperback
age range:
7 yrs - 10 yrs
# of pages/size:
144 / 5 1/2" x 7 3/4"
grade range:
Grade 2 - Grade 5
Animals; Family; Performing Arts;
author’s comments:
Eoin Colfer is the New York Times best-selling author of the children’s fantasy series Artemis Fowl. His other notable works include Half Moon Investigations, Airman, and The Supernaturalist. The recipient of many awards, he lives in Ireland with his wife and two children.
illustrator’s comments:
P.J. Lynch has won many awards, including the Mother Goose Award, the Christopher Medal three times, and the Kate Greenaway Medal twice, first for The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski and again for When Jessie Came Across the Sea by Amy Hest. P.J. Lynch lives in Dublin with his wife and three children.
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