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Love That Dog
Love That Dog
Author: Sharon Creech
Amazon.com's Best of 2001 — Newbery Medal winner Sharon Creech's Love That Dog, a funny, sweet, original short novel written in free verse, introduces us to an endearingly unassuming, straight-talking boy who discovers the powers and pleasures of poetry. Against his will. After all, "boys don't write poetry. Girls do." What ...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780439569866
ISBN-10: 0439569869
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 86
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

4 stars, based on 29 ratings
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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Phooey avatar reviewed Love That Dog on
Helpful Score: 1
A very sweet book about a boy's journey through life and to an appreciation of poetry. Written in kind of a "journal" format, you get to see his thoughts and experiences that he goes through.
garlicstik avatar reviewed Love That Dog on + 33 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Great book about a boy and his dog. With the help of a teacher he learns to write down his greif in poems.
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Helpful Score: 1
a great book about a boy who is becoming a poet. It's written journal-style, it's short, and there isn't too much text per page.
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