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Children's Fiction Dogs

Arthur's Problem Puppy

by (author) Ginette Anfousse

illustrated by Anne Villeneuve

translated by Sarah Cummins

Formac Publishing Company Limited
Initial publish date
Jan 1994
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    Publish Date
    Jan 1994
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    Publish Date
    Jan 1994
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 5 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 5
  • Reading age: 5 to 10


Finally, Arthur has the puppy he wanted so much. But Sunday doesn't want to be trained. Things get so out of hand that Arthur will have to give him up unless he can get Sunday to stop chewing everything in sight!

About the authors

GINETTE ANFOUSSE , a native of Montreal, is the author of more than twelve books for Children and Young Adults, including the Arthur series and A Terrible Secret. She is also the recipient of many awards, including the Mr Christie Book Award and the Governor General\s Award.

Ginette Anfousse's profile page

Anne Villeneuve has written and illustrated close to 40 books, created games for magazines, illustrated for newspapers and designed cake boxes for a bakery. Over the years, her work has earned her many distinguished recognitions, such as the Governor General's Literary Award and the Québec/Wallonie-Bruxelles Literary Award in 2000, the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award in 2005 and 2009, and the Mr. Christie's Book Award in 1998.

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Editorial Reviews

Ginette entertains us with the good dose of emotion and humour that has become her trademark.


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