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In this companion to her acclaimed 2005 novel, A Dogs Life, Ann M. Martin tells the parallel stories of a stray dog (the brother of the dog featured in A Dogs Life), a boy dealing with unspeakable loss, and a boy whose most ardent wish is to own a dog—and everything for a dog.

Bone and his sister, Squirrel, are stray dogs born in a shed. Left motherless as puppies, the two dogs survive together for a while, but are soon wrenched apart. Bone doesnt know if his sister is still alive, and must now go on, alone.

Charlie is a boy who has suffered a terrible loss. And, as hes healing with the help of his dog, another tragedy occurs.

Henrys best friend has moved away. All Henry has wanted is a dog of his own. But his parents wont let him.

Bone, Charlie, and Henry live very different lives, but they are fated to intersect in surprising ways. Award-winning author Ann M. Martin has written a powerful, heartfelt novel thats perfect for anyone who has ever longed for a dog, or loved one.

Synopsis:

In this companion to her acclaimed 2005 novel, A Dogs Life, Ann M. Martin tells the parallel stories of a stray dog (the brother of the dog featured in A Dogs Life), a boy dealing with unspeakable loss, and a boy whose most ardent wish is to own a dog—and everything for a dog.

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Bone is a stray dog, all alone in the world, looking for a safe place to call home. Charlie is devastated by the death of his older brother, but at least he has his brothers dog to comfort him.  All Henry wants is a dog of his own, and even when his best friend moves away, his parents still wont let him have one. Bone, Charlie, and Henry dont know each other, but their lives are about to connect in a very surprising way. Because dogs, and dog lovers, have a way of finding each other . . .

About the Author

ANN M. MARTIN is the author of the Baby-Sitters Club and Main Street series; the novels Belle Teal, A Corner of the Universe (winner of the Newbery Honor), Here Today, and On Christmas Eve, as well as the Doll People novels (written with Laura Godwin and illustrated by Brian Selznick); and the novels P. S. Longer Letter Later and Snail Mail No More, written with Paula Danziger. Ann lives in Upstate New York with her beloved dog, Sadie, whose mother was a stray, and several rescued cats.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312386511
Author:
Martin, Ann
Publisher:
Square Fish
Author:
Martin, Ann Matthews
Author:
Martin, Ann M.
Subject:
Dogs
Subject:
Loneliness
Subject:
Animals - Pets
Subject:
Animals - Dogs
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Dogs
Subject:
Social Issues - Death & Dying
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Middle-Grade Fiction
Publication Date:
20110510
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 4 to 6
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.69 x 5.23 x 0.67 in
Age Level:
09-11

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In this companion to her acclaimed 2005 novel, A Dogs Life, Ann M. Martin tells the parallel stories of a stray dog (the brother of the dog featured in A Dogs Life), a boy dealing with unspeakable loss, and a boy whose most ardent wish is to own a dog—and everything for a dog.

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Bone is a stray dog, all alone in the world, looking for a safe place to call home. Charlie is devastated by the death of his older brother, but at least he has his brothers dog to comfort him.  All Henry wants is a dog of his own, and even when his best friend moves away, his parents still wont let him have one. Bone, Charlie, and Henry dont know each other, but their lives are about to connect in a very surprising way. Because dogs, and dog lovers, have a way of finding each other . . .
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