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JUVENILE FICTION:Subgroups:Animals:Dogs

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A Widow, A Chihuahua, And Harry Truman (A Story Of Love, Loss, And Love Again), Crain, Mary Beth
1 A Widow, A Chihuahua, And Harry Truman (A Story Of Love, Loss, And Love Again)
Crain, Mary Beth: Harper San Francisco; 2000 0062516728 / 9780062516725
First Edition: First Printing Hard Cover Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket: 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 202 pages 

003471003471: Stated First Edition. Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has small black remainder mark on bottom. "For anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one, this story is all too familiar. Having lost her husband to cancer, Mary Beth Crain struggled to cope with the ensuing grief. Mary Beth named the puppy Truman, after her idol, former President Harry S. Truman, whose down-to-earth wisdom she had often turned to during life's hard times. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

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Barkis, Newberry, Clare Turlay
2 Barkis
Newberry, Clare Turlay: Smithmark Publishers; New York, New York 1998 0765190567 / 9780765190567
Reprint Hard Cover Fine in Fine Dust Jacket: 12.25 x 11.25 in.: 31 pages Illustrated by Clare Turlay Newberry 

004986004986: First Printing, Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Copy has gold "Caldecott Honor Author" sticker attached to front of dustjacket. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Barkis, an adorable cocker spaniel puppy and surprise birthday present from Uncle Jimmy is the icing on 9-year-old James' cake. "He's snoofing in my neck like anything. Ooh! He tickles!" Barkis eagerly joins James' family, which includes his sister Nell Jean and her kitten, Edward. When sibling rivalry reaches a crescendo over which beloved pet "belongs" to which child, a mishap occurs. But everyone rallies to make amends and both children learn a valuable lesson about sharing and caring. Originally published in 1938, Barkis was author/illustrator Clare Turlay Newberry's first Caldecott Honor Book. Her endearing illustrations of baby animals and children will charm readers with every turn of the page. Children will be unable to resist the delightful images and may close the book having learned a lesson themselves. "

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Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog, Carroll, Ruth / Carroll, Latrobe
3 Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog
Carroll, Ruth / Carroll, Latrobe: Henry Z. Walck; New York, New York 1963 
Deluxe Edition Hard Cover Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued: 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 80 pages Illustrated by Ruth Carroll 

001636001636: No Jacket as Issued. "Weekly Reader * Children's Book Club." Dedicated by the author and publisher as "For the Children in the Asheville Orthopedic Hospital". Boards have horse and dog running in different picture on front than on back cover. Corners are bumped and front cover has a small worn spot in upper corner. Review: "This book follows the adventures of a pony named Sassy and a little dog named Tough Enough through the mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina as they try to get back to the family they love so much. The descriptions in the book are wonderful bringing the story to life in your imagination. The color illustrations are great and add to the beauty of the story. This story is a great book to read aloud to children. The words flow very well. You and the child you read this story to will enjoy this book very much. You will probably have to visit your library to find this great book. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.

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Shiloh Season, Naylor, Phillis Reynolds
4 Shiloh Season
Naylor, Phillis Reynolds: Simon & Schuster; New York, New York 1996 0590206400 / 9780590206402
Ninth Printing Hard Cover Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued: 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 120 pages 

001480001480: No Jacket as Issued. Athenum Books for Young Readers. "The adventures of a boy and his dog almost always make an appealing story, but when the boy faces a very difficult decision and takes a giant step toward maturity, the story acquires depth and importance..."

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