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Good Boy, Fergus! by David Shannon
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Good Boy, Fergus!

by David Shannon

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Love Fergus. Most dog owners recognize Fergus and his actions. ( )
  zuzamiller | Feb 3, 2016 |
Fergus is a Westie terrier, irrepressible and uncontrollable. The large-scale illustrations capture every line and motion of this canine as he tears his way through this funny story.
  aartik | Jul 12, 2015 |
In my opinion this is a great book to read to children who are learning how to take care of a pet or for a child who may want a pet. David Shannon's illustration demonstrates the daily routines of a pets life through vivid colors with every brush stroke. The illustrations make the readers feel as if they are there learning with the reader about pets. The language was quick, witty, and realistic. The book pushes the reader to understand the importance of taking care of their pets and how yes it is rewarding but it is also not as easy as they might think. I would recommend this story for younger readers to read. ( )
  jherrm1 | May 3, 2015 |
I have never owned a dog, this book takes you through the day in the life of someone who has a dog. This is a realistic fiction book. Fergus' owner asks him if he wants to go for a walk in the morning. Fergus really likes to do the opposite of what his owner tells him. For example, he gets served his dinner but won't eat it until his owner puts whipped cream on it. ( )
  karleesampson | Apr 20, 2015 |
In this book you get to see what having a dog is like. In the book it takes you through a whole day with someone who owns a dog and what they have to do with the dog throughout their day.

I like this book because the illustrations are big and bold throughout the whole book like when the dog sees a cat and the dogs image can not even fit on the page. Another reason I like this book is that is shows you what you have to go through when you own a dog, such as in the book where the owner gives the dog a bath and telling the dog its time for a walk so he can go to the bathroom. Overall I like this book because it gives a detailed description of what you go through when you own a dog. ( )
  bwinte3 | Apr 3, 2015 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0439490278, Hardcover)

Meet Fergus, the canine star of the upcoming book from Caldecott Honor artist David Shannon. Much like Shannon's beloved characters, David and Alice, the adorable Fergus is always getting in trouble!

Follow Fergus as he experiences the perfect doggy day--well, except for his bath, of course! From chasing cats and motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite "tickle spot," David Shannon's newest sweet and silly character will inspire young readers to laugh out loud at his mischievous antics. Fans of Shannon's previous books will love reading all about this naughty but lovable dog!

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Except for his bath, Fergus experiences the perfect doggy day, from chasing cats and motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite tickle spot.

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