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Children's Fiction Dogs

Sterling, Best Dog Ever

illustrated by Aidan Cassie

Publisher
Farrar Straus & Giroux
Initial publish date
Jul 2018
Category
Dogs
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780374306144
    Publish Date
    Jul 2018
    List Price
    $23.5

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1

Description

Aidan Cassie's Sterling, Best Dog Ever, is a heartwarming and hilarious debut picture book for dog lovers about a dog in search of a forever family.
Sterling the dog has always wanted a home. But no home has ever wanted him. So when Sterling sees a sign on the side of the Butlery Cutlery Company advertising free "shipping to homes around the world," he is determined to become the most terrificforkever! For what home doesn't need flatware?
Sterling is delivered on time and undamaged to the Gilbert family's front door. He is not, however, what they ordered. . . . But he may be exactly what they need. Here is a humorous, heart-tugging picture book about finding a family who wants you just as you are.

About the author

Contributor Notes

Aidan Cassie studied animation and earned a media arts degree at the Emily Carr University of Art and Design as well as Edinburgh College of Art.Sterling, Best Dog Everis her first picture book. She lives on a small island, surrounded by other artists, in the Salish Sea of British Columbia.

Editorial Reviews

"This darling account of family and acceptance will easily find a place in readers’ hearts." —Booklist
"This engaging tale of belonging, unconditional love, and acceptance will be a hit at storytimes and for one-on-one sharing." —School Library Journal

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