Homer (Hardcover)

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By Elisha Cooper, Elisha Cooper (Illustrator)
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Homer is a dog who knows what is important—his beloved family and his home. Watercolor and pencil illustrations (5-7). — From Animals (Fiction)


Home isn't just where the heart is.

Home is often where the dog is.

And for this loyal dog--who you will recognize if you have ever loved a dog--home is where you are.

Praise For…

“Dog lovers will adore this quiet portrayal of companionship on an idyllic summer day. ”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Perfect for reading on the porch on a summer evening, preferably next to a dog.”
-Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Wonderful. . . . This subtle picture book beautifully captures the rhythms of a family, with a dog nestled at its heart.”
-Booklist (starred review)

“Kids living with their own adored older dogs will appreciate the doggy perspective, expressed with simple sweetness.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

Product Details
ISBN: 9780062012487
ISBN-10: 0062012487
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Publication Date: May 29th, 2012
Pages: 32
Language: English