|Statement||photographs by Sharon Montrose ; text by Spencer Starr|
|LC Classifications||SF429.P87 M66 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||2009030541|
In Sharon Montrose's Almost First Dog, Portuguese Water Dogs of all shapes, ages, and colors submit their "headshots" and "resumes" for the first family's consideration. Along with each photo—some studio shots, some outdoor shots, some action shots in the water—is a form the dogs fill out about their qualifications and special skills. In Sharon Montrose's Almost First Dog, Portuguese Water Dogs of all shapes, ages, and colors submit their "headshots" and "resumes" for the first family's consideration. Along with each photo-some studio shots, some outdoor shots, some action shots in the water-is a form the dogs fill out about their qualifications and special skills. Every first family needs a first pet! In this charming picture book, a curious little dog travels the world in search of the perfect home and ends up at the White House. Filled with lots of fun dog facts, interesting illustrations, and references to current events, this book will definitely be a favorite for little dog lovers/5. David Murray "Dav" Pilkey Jr. (/ ˈ d eɪ v /; born March 4, ) is an American cartoonist, author and illustrator of children's literature. Pilkey is best known as the author and illustrator of the children's book series Captain Underpants and the children's graphic novel series Dog e works: Captain Underpants series, Dog Man series.
The Call of the Wild is a short adventure novel by Jack London, published in and set in Yukon, Canada, during the s Klondike Gold Rush, when strong sled dogs were in high demand. The central character of the novel is a dog named Buck. The story opens at a ranch in Santa Clara Valley, California, when Buck is stolen from his home and sold into service as a sled dog in : Jack London. Stewart Tabori & Chang Books Almost First Dog: One of the most closely watched developments of Obama's first days has been the arrival of the first dog Before Portuguese Water Dog Bo was chosen, there were months of speculation of who would be the first dogBrand: ABRAMS. History of White House dogs. The first White House dog to receive regular newspaper coverage was Warren G. Harding's dog Laddie Boy.. Pets also featured on presidential elections. Herbert Hoover got a "Belgian Police Dog" (Belgian Malinois), King Tut, during his campaign and pictures of him with his new dog were sent all across the United States.. In Franklin D. Roosevelt was running for. The Dog Master by New York Times bestselling author W. Bruce Cameron is an evocative glimpse of prehistory, an emotional coming of age saga, a thrilling tale of survival against all odds, and the exciting, imaginative story of the first dog--a perfect gift for everyone who loves and appreciates humanity's best friend. A Dog's Purpose Series/5().
Kip the cave boy bounded down the trail on his way home. Brief Book Summary: This book talks about how we got the first dog. I talks about all the different ways that the dog was created. Long, long ago in the great days of the Pleistocene. Kip the cave boy bounded down the trail on his way home.4/5. Taken a piece at a time, this story is believable, but taken as a whole this book is as much of a fantasy as Harry Potter. I can believe that a teenage boy with academic difficulties, anger issues, and other mental or emotional development issues can learn to become a top handler of conformation dogs while training his first dog/5(). First Dog is written by J. Patrick Lewis and Beth Zappitello and illustrated by the magnificent Tim Bowers. In it, we find a dog, traveling the world to find the perfect home.4/5(12). Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities Almost Home. By Joan Bauer. Grades. , Z+. Genre. Fiction When twelve-year-old Sugar's grandfather dies and her gambling father takes off yet again, Sugar and her mother lose their home in Missouri. so Sugar does her best. With the help of a rescue dog.