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Dog
Dog
by Matthew Van Fleet
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From the creator of the #1 New York Times bestsellerTails and the million-copy-selling Fuzzy Yellow Ducklings Doggone fun for toddlers! In Matthew Van Fleet's captivating new multiconcept book, twenty breeds of capering canines demonstrate action words... (read more)

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Underwater Dogs: Kids Edition
Underwater Dogs: Kids Edition
by Seth Casteel
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Dive right into this kids edition of the New York Times bestseller! This delightful book features brand new photographs, as well as old favorites, of the cutest canines chasing after their toys. With fun, joyful rhymes and information about each dog... (read more)

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Cats vs. Dogs (National Geographic Readers)
Cats vs. Dogs (National Geographic Readers)
by Elizabeth Carney
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National Geographic Kids — Science Reader Level 3 Chocolate or vanilla? Creamy peanut butter or crunchy? Cats or dogs? On some matters in life, every kid must take a stance. Ever since the first youngster in history had a pet, cats vs. dogs has... (read more)

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Maggie's Second Chance (Sit! Stay! Read!)
Maggie's Second Chance (Sit! Stay! Read!)
by Nancy Furstinger
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In a compelling story, movingly illustrated, the issue of animal abandonment is brought to life. Maggie, a pregnant lab mix, is left behind in her people's deserted house. Discovered by the realtor, Maggie is brought to the pound where her puppies are... (read more)

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First Dog
First Dog
by J. Patrick Lewis and Beth Zappitello and Tim Bowers
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Once upon a time a dog was looking for a home. Not just any home... the perfect home, to be exact. Travel around the world with Dog as he visits different countries to see how other dogs live. Will there be a happy ending to his journey... (read more)

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The Perfect Puppy for Me
The Perfect Puppy for Me
by Jane Oconnor
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Here is a terrific book for anyone who wants a puppy. Our hero is desperate for a dog of his own. He has dog T-shirts, posters, books, and even a barking clock! But he has to wait until next year when he's ten before he can have a real dog. That gives... (read more)

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Working Like a Dog: The Story of Working Dogs Through History
Working Like a Dog: The Story of Working Dogs Through History
by Gena K Gorrell
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Winner of The 2003 ASPCA Henry Bergh Childrens Book Award Included on VOYAs ninth annual Nonfiction Honor List Since the first hungry wolf bravely approached an ancient cooking fire and was rewarded with a scrap of meat, our lives and the lives of dogs... (read more)

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First Pooch: The Obamas Pick a Pet
First Pooch: The Obamas Pick a Pet
by Carole Weatherford
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Throughout their father's twenty-two month campaign for president, Malia and Sasha Obama begged their parents for a dog. Finally, when their father became the 44th president of the United States, he rewarded their patience and good behavior in his... (read more)

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Safari Cats (Checkerboard Animal Library: Cats)
Safari Cats (Checkerboard Animal Library: Cats)
by Jill C Wheeler
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This book examines the safari cat, a cross between a wildcat species called the Geoffroys cat and a domestic cat such as an Egyptian mau, a Bengal cat, or an ocicat. The Geoffroys cats habitat, body features, and diet are discussed. Readers will also... (read more)

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ASPCA Kids #2: ASPCA Kids: Animals at Work
ASPCA Kids #2: ASPCA Kids: Animals at Work
by Liz Palika
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Animals work hard to make ourworld a better place! Animals are so much more than companions—they make amazing contributions to the planet and to the human race. Here, you'll learn about the dogs who are lending a paw to protect livestock, guide... (read more)

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Dogs 101
Dogs 101
by Discovery
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A crash course on all things dog. The low-down on all your favorite canines from the popular Animal Planet: Dogs 101 TV show on the Discovery Channel. Includes dog breed quizzes, popular pooches, tips for pets, favorite First Dogs, and answers to fun... (read more)

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Chausie Cats (Checkerboard Animal Library: Cats)
Chausie Cats (Checkerboard Animal Library: Cats)
by Jill C Wheeler
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This book examines the chausie cat, a cross between a wildcat called the jungle cat and either a domestic shorthair cat or an Abyssinian cat. Readers will explore the history of both the domestic shorthair and the Abyssinian. The jungle cats habitat... (read more)

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Purr and Pounce: Bringing Home a Cat (Get a Pet)
Purr and Pounce: Bringing Home a Cat (Get a Pet)
by Amanda Do Tourville
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Life cycle timeline/Labeled diagram of animal/Glossary/Sidebars/Further Reading/Book List/Index/Content Consultants/Safe Web sites at www.FactHound.com Benchmarks for Science Literacy: The Nature of Science: The Scientific Enterprise; National Science... (read more)

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Is My Dog a Wolf?: How Your Pet Compares to Its Wild Cousin
Is My Dog a Wolf?: How Your Pet Compares to Its Wild Cousin
by Jenni Bidner
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Hes wagging his tail, fetching the Frisbee, and eager to get petted—in short, Fidos living up to his title as “mans best friend.” But the domesticated dogs got a special secret: in many ways, hes really a lot like a wolf. Using amazing... (read more)

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Hooray for Cats (Hooray!)
Hooray for Cats (Hooray!)
by Welleran Poltarnees
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Alexandra Day's captivating Hooray for Dogs (2008) was so warmly received that we decided that the cat lovers of the world should have their say. Our most popular author, Welleran Poltarnees, volunteered for the job. He has shared his long adult life... (read more)

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Scholastic Discover More: Puppies & Kittens (Scholastic Discover More)
Scholastic Discover More: Puppies & Kittens (Scholastic Discover More)
by Penelope Arlon
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An adorable and modern reference book about puppies and kittens for emergent readers. Puppies and Kittens is packed with facts about everyone's favorite pets. Each double-page spread features as aspect of the life of animal babies for children to compare... (read more)

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Tarra & Bella: The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best Friends
Tarra & Bella: The Elephant and Dog Who Became Best Friends
by Carol Buckley
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A friendship unlike any other! After retiring from the circus, Tarra became the first resident of the Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee. When other elephants moved in and developed close friendships, only Tarra remained alone—until the day she met a... (read more)

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Cats Vanish Slowly
Cats Vanish Slowly
by Ruth Tiller
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In twelve poems, Tiller crafts the stories of the countless cats at Grandmother's farm. Accompanying illustrations by Seeley reveal the beauty and the nature of cats.... (read more)

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Aggie Gets Lost
Aggie Gets Lost
by Lori Ries
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Lori Ries was born in Syracuse, New York, the eldest of four children. She discovered a love for storytelling as a young child and wrote her first story when she was just ten years old. It was a short story called "Jo-Jo the Raccoon" based on a true... (read more)

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Stubby the War Dog: The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
Stubby the War Dog: The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog
by Ann Bausum
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ANN BAUSUM writes about U.S. history for young people, and she has published eight titles with National Geographic Children's Books including, most recently, Marching to the Mountaintop (2012) and Unraveling Freedom (2010). Ann's books consistently earn... (read more)

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