HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Babymouse, Puppy Love by Jennifer L. Holm
Loading...

Babymouse, Puppy Love

by Jennifer L. Holm

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
2041757,485 (3.99)2

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 2 mentions

Showing 1-5 of 17 (next | show all)
The right kid will LOVE this series. I am not a huge fan. It's hard for me to stay connected with the story.
  amkestek | Aug 13, 2015 |
This children's graphic novel tells the hilarious story of Babymouse's search for the perfect pet. She goes through a series of pets, but each one manages to escape from her loving care and wreak havoc in her home. Finally, she finds a lost dog and eventually trains him by conditioning him with treats.
  lbarnard2015 | Jul 31, 2015 |
This was a little difficult to read, I was unsure which direction to go but it was a great read. I now understand my students' love for graphic novels and baby mouse! In this story baby mouse was having trouble keeping pets but found a dog that she spent hours training. In the end, the dog went back to it's owner.
  alexanderkai | Nov 22, 2014 |
Baby mouse is a creative and energetic young mouse who desires nothing more than to have a pet other than a gold fish. After killing her last couple of goldfish, she begs her mother to get a dog or a cat. Her mother says no and gets her a turtle instead. After finding the turtle incredibly boring, babymouse finds a lost dog. She names him buddy and trains him. At first she really struggles with all the responsibility that come along with owning a dog but eventually grows attached to it. During a walk, the dogs originally owner runs into them and thanks her for taking such wonderful care of her dog, lady. Babymouse reluctantly gives the dog back and accepts her fate to own another goldfish.
  Shoshanabrmsn | May 31, 2014 |
Summary: Babymouse loves pets, but she has trouble keeping them. She gets all kinds of small pets, but it never works out. Babymouse then finds a dog without a collar. Babymouse's mom agrees to let her take care of the dog until the owner shows up. Babymouse finds out how much a work a dog is, but she lives up to the challenge. She does very well with the dog, but in the end the owner shows up.
Review: This would be a good book to use to teach students about responsibility. Students would be excited to read this book, I could see them choosing it for independent reading. The book kept me engaged. I didn't want to put it down; I read it in one sitting. The text is minimal, which allows the reader to use the pictures and some imagination to fill in some details.
  kkrat2 | Apr 15, 2014 |
Showing 1-5 of 17 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0375839909, Paperback)

In the tradition of Snoopy, of Clifford, and of Lassie comes another great dog story for the ages . . . Babymouse: Puppy Love! Babymouse doesn’t exactly have a great history with pets–even her goldfish ran away from home. But all that’s about to change. Will Babymouse get the dog of her dreams? Will she ever find her missing fish? Find out in the eighth exciting Babymouse graphic novel! “Ruff! Four paws up!”–The Canine Courier Growing up, brother-sister team Matthew and Jennifer Holm had numerous beloved pets, including the creatively named Ruffy–best known for once sporting a pink mohawk and eating an entire chocolate birthday cake.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:21:15 -0400)

(see all 2 descriptions)

Babymouse doesn't exactly have a great history with pets--even her goldfish ran away from home. But all that's about to change. Will Babymouse get the dog of her dreams? Will she ever find her missing fish?

» see all 2 descriptions

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
32 wanted1 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.99)
0.5
1
1.5 1
2 3
2.5 1
3 6
3.5 5
4 12
4.5 2
5 17

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Store | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 99,102,601 books! | Top bar: Always visible