Synopses & Reviews
Hi! Hi there! I am Jack! Big dog Jack. Wag tail. I live with a big Pack. I love my Packleader HUGE AMOUNTS! More than steak, even. yumyum. My Packleader has a Pack Lady and three children. I love them Big Amounts, too.
And then there's Petra. She is the dog who lives next door and she is Gorgeous. I love her very much.
This is my story. It's SO EXCITING! Find out how I become friends with Petra, brave the fierce garage dog, and save Packleader from Huge Scary Metal Monsters.
“The narrative is perfectly pitched [and] Jacks world remains earthily, comically doggy.” Bulletin of the Center for Children & #8217;s Books (starred review)
“Finney does a good job of weaving believable canine behavior and slapstick humor throughout.” School Library Journal
“Happy dog. Happy readers. Good, funny book.” ALA Booklist
“Jacks limited understanding of the human world provide[s] droll humor” Kirkus Reviews
About the Author
Patricia Finney is Jack's real Pack Lady and his interpreter. She spends a lot of time running around after Jack, The Cats, and her three children. When she can, she writes all kinds of things, including historical novels, scripts, articles for newspapers, and the prequel to this book, I, Jack. She lives in Cornwall, England.