A FIRST GUIDE TO DOGS: Understanding Your Very Best Friend AUTHOR: Dr. John Bradshaw
ILLUSTRATOR: Claire Elsom
GENRE: Children’s Non-Fiction / Pets
PUBLISHER: Penguin Workshop
RELEASE DATE: June 13, 2023
“Perceptive and engaging—essential reading for anyone seeking greater understanding of their four-legged best friends.”—Kirkus, starred review.
Featuring fun illustrations and easy how-tos from animal expert Dr. John Bradshaw!
Uncovering the secret lives of pets, Dr. John Bradshaw invites young readers to learn more about their closest companions: their dogs! Told from the point of view of Rusty the Terrier, this lively, illustrated book gives kids a front-seat view to the everyday lives of dogs, sharing lessons and growing children into the best pet owners they can be.
Excerpted from A First Guide to Dogs by Dr. John Bradshaw
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coming in September 2023
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Clare Elsom is an illustrator and author, and the creator of the Harriet & Horace series. She has illustrated dozens of children’s books and has been a guest at multiple literary festivals. Connect with Clare at her website.
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