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THE STRAY DOG. 2002 Caldecott Honor Book. (edition 2001)

by Marc. From a True Story by Reiko Sassa. SIMONT

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Title:THE STRAY DOG. 2002 Caldecott Honor Book.
Authors:Marc. From a True Story by Reiko Sassa. SIMONT
Info:Harpercollins (2001), Edition: First Edition, Hardcover
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Tags:Caldecott, picnic, pets

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The Stray Dog by Marc Simont

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how a family came together to give a dog a family
  cherylmcmillan | Aug 20, 2015 |
For ages 4-6. Children come across a stray dog and want to keep it. The can't keep it but then the dog catcher comes along, then the dog has a new home. (Classroom book presentation)
  mamapelton | Jun 10, 2015 |
Playing at the park, the little girl and boy find and play with a stray dog all day, when it is time to go the dog stays on their mind. When they return the next weekend to find the dog, they are not alone on the hunt for this stray dog!
  trenthamidou | Jun 9, 2015 |
This book goes through how a child and his family deal with a stray dog
Pierce College Library
  pdenmark | Jun 9, 2015 |
the sroty is talk about a family is go out for picnic on a Saturaday, and there was a dog come to them. Their child play with the dog and even give him a name. When they leave the place children ask if can take the dog with them. However parents said no because they wonder if the dog hav its home. Next time when they go back to the park they see the dog again, and eventually they feel the dog have no home. So they decide to take the dog back home with them
  junludai | Jun 9, 2015 |
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This story is retold and illustrated by Marc Simont based on a true story by Reiko Sassa. It is a Caldecott Honor book for its illustrations. The story centers around a family who see a stray dog while on their picnic. They think about him all week and go back the following week. But Willy is being chased by the dog warden.

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When a little dog appears at a family picnic, a girl and boy play with him all afternoon. 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 dogcatcher is looking for him, too!… (more)

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