Our Very Own Dog

See Other Books Like This:

This book is for age/grade:

Preschool, Kindergarten, Grade 1

This book is about:

Animals, Family

This book is nonfiction:

Nonfiction

Use Find a Book to find similar books, using filters such as age & topic.

Our Very Own Dog: Taking Care of Your First Pet

Written by:

Amanda McCardie

Illustrated By:

Salvatore Rubbino

Published:

January 10, 2017

Publisher:

Candlewick

ISBN:

978-0763689483

 Seeing stars?  Professional book reviewers only award a star to exceptional books.  More than one star means experts from multiple organizations felt the book was outstanding. 

Starred Reviews:

Star Image Kirkus Reviews

Summary

If you have a new dog companion—or want to adopt one—here’s a story full of facts that tells you everything you need to know.



There’s nothing more exciting than getting a dog! Join Sophie’s new human family as they prepare their home for her and introduce her to life as a beloved pet. Follow along as they learn about bedding and bowls, treats and training, walks and washing—and even an unexpected dog show! Factual notes run alongside the simple story, offering tips that will help turn tentative dog adopters into doting experts.

Editorial Reviews

The following links are to reviews of this book on review journal websites.

Kirkus

Publishers Weekly

Booklist  (Booklist provides free access to some, but not all reviews.  A subscription is required for complete access.)

Add new comment