The Stray Dog Marc Simont

The Stray Dog

Author: Marc Simont
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Book Title
The Stray Dog
Author
Marc Simont
ISBN
9780064436694
"This picture book has all the earmarks of a classic. Simont gets it all right." --The Horn Book (starred review)Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog is told with tender simplicity and grace.When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and boy play with him all afternoon, and they name him Willy. At day's end they say good-bye. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their minds.The following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone--the dog catcher is looking for him, too Awards for this book include: Caldecott Honor Book * New York Times Best Illustrated Book * ALA Notable Children's Book * Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book * Amazon.com Editors' Pick * School Library Journal Best Book * New York Public Library's "One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing"Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Marc SimontPublisher: HarperCollinsPublished: 05/27/2003ISBN: 9780064436694Pages: 32Weight: 0.30lbsSize: 10.54h x 8.50w x 0.10dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 45453 / Stray Dog: From a True Story by Reiko SassaReading Level: 1.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

"This picture book has all the earmarks of a classic. Simont gets it all right." --The Horn Book (starred review)

Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog is told with tender simplicity and grace.

When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and boy play with him all afternoon, and they name him Willy. At day's end they say good-bye. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their minds.

The following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone--the dog catcher is looking for him, too

Awards for this book include: Caldecott Honor Book * New York Times Best Illustrated Book * ALA Notable Children's Book * Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book * Amazon.com Editors' Pick * School Library Journal Best Book * New York Public Library's "One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing"



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Marc Simont
Publisher: HarperCollins
Published: 05/27/2003
ISBN: 9780064436694
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.30lbs
Size: 10.54h x 8.50w x 0.10d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 45453 / Stray Dog: From a True Story by Reiko Sassa
Reading Level: 1.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

"This picture book has all the earmarks of a classic. Simont gets it all right." --The Horn Book (starred review)

Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog is told with tender simplicity and grace.

When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and boy play with him all afternoon, and they name him Willy. At day's end they say good-bye. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their minds.

The following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone--the dog catcher is looking for him, too

Awards for this book include: Caldecott Honor Book * New York Times Best Illustrated Book * ALA Notable Children's Book * Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book * Amazon.com Editors' Pick * School Library Journal Best Book * New York Public Library's "One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing"



Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Marc Simont
Publisher: HarperCollins
Published: 05/27/2003
ISBN: 9780064436694
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.30lbs
Size: 10.54h x 8.50w x 0.10d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 45453 / Stray Dog: From a True Story by Reiko Sassa
Reading Level: 1.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5