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Book 1 (Dog Books for Kids, Children's Book Series, Books for Early Readers)
By (author): Patricia MacLachlan Illustrated by: Marc Boutavant
9781452172620 Paperback, Trade English Juvenile JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Dogs Aug 07, 2018 Print Run: 7500
$9.99 CAD
Active 7.01 x 8.08 x 0.23 in | 160 gr 56 pages Full-color illustrations throughout Chronicle Books
The exuberant Barkus and his lucky young owner jump, whirl, and twirl across the pages of this critically celebrated series from a Newbery Medal–winning author. The straight-forward text is accessible for even the newest independent reader, while the warm, humorous story and vibrant, energetic images make this an ideal choice for picture book readers and advanced readers as well.

Patricia MacLachlan is a versatile and prolific author whose titles range from picture books to novels, including the Newbery Medal– winningSarah, Plain and Tall.Barkus was inspired by the imagined adventures of her neighbor's dog. She lives in Massachusetts.

Marc Boutavant is an internationally acclaimed illustrator. His work has been featured inThe New York Times andThe New Yorker as well as numerous children's books. He lives in Paris, France.

Praise for Barkus: [star]" Will hold the attention of kids as they build their reading skills. A top pick."-School Library Journal, starred review "Will appeal to fans of the Henry and Mudge series as well as to the younger picture-book audience."-Kirkus Reviews "An upbeat collection of five stories that bridges picture book and chapter book terrain." -Publishers Weekly "Fans will be begging for more."-The Horn Book

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