We Really, Really Want a Dog!
This lighthearted read-aloud book describes a trip to the animal shelter to find a just-right family pet. Young readers will learn what to consider when choosing a dog as well as the benefits of rescuing an animal. Sidebars and back matter detail dangerous foods and necessary supplies.
AUTHOR: Susan Holt Kralovansky is a seasoned elementary-school librarian, with a master's degree in library sciences. She is a sought-after presenter at library and reading meetings.