Good Dog

 
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Good Dog
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Age Range
4+
Release Date
August 07, 2018
ISBN
978-0062662866
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This charming picture book—from the author-illustrator of The Rabbit Listened and Little Bunny Foo Foo: The Real Story—follows an adorable stray puppy who exemplifies what it truly means to be a “good dog.”

When a puppy in need of a friend follows a kind girl into town, he lands himself into all sorts of trouble. He gets lost. He’s nearly run over. And he gets chased out of a bakery for being a “bad dog.”

But when the pup and the girl reunite in the park and she leaves behind her favorite doll, the puppy has a chance to prove just what a good dog he really is!

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Even Strays Can Make Great Pets
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4.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
4.0
GOOD DOG stars a lonely dog who has become a stray. It tells us how he feels going through the day: hungry, lost, scared. Nobody sees his potential to be a great pet as he goes through his day. Instead, he's shooed away.

This story teaches that even a lost dog, can be the sweetest pet if only given the chance. My heart went out for the dog as the story went on, but I was happy with how it ended. I really like the coloring of the illustrations and think they fit perfectly with this type of story.

This is a good read for children who love dogs. Each page has two words and the second one is "dog", so it's an easy book to read. It held my two-year-old's attention quite well. She loves dogs, so that helped as well.


Final verdict: I would recommend this to fans of dogs, pets, and short reads.
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