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Bulu: African Wonder Dog
Bulu: African Wonder Dog
Written by Dick Houston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375847240
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Bulu: African Wonder Dog

Written by Dick Houston


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $6.99

Fans of narrative non-fiction, true dog stories, and African wildlife will want to check out Bulu!

Born on a crocodile farm in Zambia's untamed South Luangwa Valley, the puppy seemed different from his littermates. Too quiet. Unresponsive. Terriers are usually full of energy and bouncing off walls. But not this one. Nobody... Read more >
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The Golden Ghost
The Golden Ghost
Written by Marion Dane Bauer, Illustrated by Peter Ferguson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375898181
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The Golden Ghost

Written by Marion Dane Bauer
Illustrated by Peter Ferguson


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $4.99

Delsie knew it wasn't a good idea to dare her best friend Todd to explore the abandoned houses by the old mill. But she couldn't back down after the words slipped out of her mouth. Together the two friends bike to the mill and try the door of each abandoned house... Read more >
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Patsy Ann of Alaska
Patsy Ann of Alaska
Written by Tricia Brown, Illustrated by Jim Fowler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570616976
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Patsy Ann of Alaska
The True Story of a Dog
Written by Tricia Brown
Illustrated by Jim Fowler


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $10.99

Patsy Ann was a bull terrier who truly embodied the Alaskan spirit. In the 1930s, Patsy Ann was brought to Alaska as a puppy to be a pet, but she had other plans for herself. Instead of being coddled indoors or tethered in the yard, she wanted to explore the bustling... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426307553
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National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs

Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $3.99

Chocolate or vanilla? Creamy peanut butter or crunchy? Cats or dogs? On some matters in life, every kid must take a stance. Ever since the first youngster in history had a pet, cats vs. dogs has been a hotly debated issue at recesses and lunch tables worldwide. Which one's better? Smarter?... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs
Written by Elizabeth Carney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307560
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National Geographic Readers: Cats vs. Dogs

Written by Elizabeth Carney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $13.90

Chocolate or vanilla? Creamy peanut butter or crunchy? Cats or dogs? On some matters in life, every kid must take a stance. Ever since the first youngster in history had a pet, cats vs. dogs has been a hotly debated issue at recesses and lunch tables worldwide. Which one's better? Smarter?... Read more >
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Calico Dorsey
Calico Dorsey
Written by Susan Lendroth, Illustrated by Adam Gustavson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463186
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Calico Dorsey

Written by Susan Lendroth
Illustrated by Adam Gustavson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $16.99

Neither rain, nor snow, nor gloom of night kept this poch from his appointed rounds!

Back in the 1880s, when the Old West boomed with the rush for gold and silver, the miners of Calico, California, needed a mail carrier they could count on.  And they found him in a Border...

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Bulu: African Wonder Dog
Bulu: African Wonder Dog
Written by Dick Houston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375893070
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Bulu: African Wonder Dog

Written by Dick Houston


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $6.99

Fans of narrative non-fiction, true dog stories, and African wildlife will want to check out Bulu!

Born on a crocodile farm in Zambia's untamed South Luangwa Valley, the puppy seemed different from his littermates. Too quiet. Unresponsive. Terriers are usually full of energy and bouncing off walls. But not this one. Nobody... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Herbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea Dog
Herbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea Dog
Written by Robyn Belton, Illustrated by Robyn Belton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763647414
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Herbert: The True Story of a Brave Sea Dog

Written by Robyn Belton
Illustrated by Robyn Belton


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $15.99

A boy never gives up hope when his little dog vanishes at sea in this suspenseful and heartwarming true-life adventure.

Herbert was a small dog who lived by the sea. Everybody loved him, but the person who loved him best of all was Tim. One fine day, Herbert sets off on a... Read more >
Working Like a Dog
Working Like a Dog
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490314
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Working Like a Dog
The Story of Working Dogs through History
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 8, 2009
Price: $10.99

Winner of The 2003 ASPCA Henry Bergh Children’s Book Award

Included on VOYA’s ninth annual Nonfiction Honor List


Since the first hungry wolf bravely approached an ancient cooking fire and was rewarded with a scrap of meat, our lives and the lives of dogs have been interwoven. Dogs have worked for us as... Read more >
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Balto and the Great Race
Balto and the Great Race
Written by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel, Read by Richard Davidson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307582959
Our Price: $7.50

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Balto and the Great Race

Written by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
Read by Richard Davidson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 27, 2009
Price: $7.50

Balto has a quiet life as a sled dog—until tragedy strikes. Dozens of children in Nome become sick with diphtheria. Without antitoxin serum, they will perish—and the closest supply is 650 miles away! The only way to get the serum to Nome is by sled, but can the dogs deliver it... Read more >
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Wiggle-Waggle Woof
Wiggle-Waggle Woof
Written by Cherie Stihler, Illustrated by Michael Bania
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570615597
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Wiggle-Waggle Woof
Counting Sled Dogs in Alaska
Written by Cherie Stihler
Illustrated by Michael Bania


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $10.99

OK kiddies, today we're going to learn about sled dogs and mushing! In this delightful and energetic counting book, the story centers on preparing a sled dog team for a race. Children count paws, ears, and noses as the dogs eagerly await the starting gun. A sled dog glossary helps little... Read more >
Kiana's Iditarod
Kiana's Iditarod
Written by Shannon Cartwright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570615894
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Kiana's Iditarod

Written by Shannon Cartwright


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $10.99

Kiana is no ordinary dog. Born and bred to race, she leads her team of huskies on a journey unlike any other. The Iditarod - known traditionally as Alaska's 'Last Great Race' - spans 1,049 icy miles from Anchorage to Nome. From the treacherous terrain to the bitter, blowing winds, the... Read more >
Little Lions, Bull Baiters & Hunting Hounds
Little Lions, Bull Baiters & Hunting Hounds
Written by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson, Illustrated by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887768156
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Little Lions, Bull Baiters & Hunting Hounds
A History of Dog Breeds
Written by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson
Illustrated by Jeff Crosby and Shelley Ann Jackson


Format: Hardcover, 72 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2008
Price: $19.95

Since prehistoric times, humans and dogs have shared a unique bond and both have served each other well. Early people discarded food and as a result, wild wolves cast fear and caution aside, following and approaching their two-legged neighbors until they became less wary of each other. As humans hunted, fished... Read more >
Good Dog
Good Dog
Written by Maya Gottfried
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553113839
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Good Dog

Written by Maya Gottfried


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2008
Price: $6.99

In this heart-stealing picture book, fine artist Robert Rahway Zakanitch gives us 16 masterful, soulful, impossibly expressive portraits of dogs, and Maya Gottfried wonderfully captures their voices and inner personalities in 16 enchanting poems. It’s a doggie delight!

These dogs beg to be patted, tickled, scratched, and ruffled. Which one will... Read more >
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Science Chapters: More Than Man's Best Friend
Science Chapters: More Than Man's Best Friend
Written by Robyn O'Sullivan
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780792259404
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Science Chapters: More Than Man's Best Friend
The Story of Working Dogs
Written by Robyn O'Sullivan


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2006
Price: $17.90

A profile of dogs with jobs: guide dogs, service dogs, customs dogs, herders, and search-and-rescue dogs. More Than Man's Best Friend examines clever canines and the work they do for us.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.  Read more >
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