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A small stray dog is accepted into a household full of cats by learning to "fit in", but when his mistress is hurt, he demonstrates that being a dog is not all bad.
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2001.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780374384289
Branch Call Number: JP McFar
Characteristics: 1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: McFarland, Jim 1935-


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Oct 08, 2015

My granddaughter (6) loves this story, and so do I. I read it to her via Skype, and tomorrow she'll get it from her library and read it to me. She'll also pick up the sequel.

Such picture books work as well as easy readers -- and often have more engaging stories, and richer vocabularies.

PS. My best dog ever lived with 6 cats before we got him. To my amazed delight, I never had to clean up after him. He buried his business, same as a cat.

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