Good Boy, Fergus!

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Blue Sky Press, Feb 28, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Meet Fergus, the canine star of the upcoming book from Caldecott Honor artist David Shannon. Much like Shannon's beloved characters, David and Alice, the adorable Fergus is always getting in trouble!

Follow Fergus as he experiences the perfect doggy day--well, except for his bath, of course! From chasing cats and motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite "tickle spot," David Shannon's newest sweet and silly character will inspire young readers to laugh out loud at his mischievous antics. Fans of Shannon's previous books will love reading all about this naughty but lovable dog!

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Such cute illustrations! - LibraryThing
The words are large and easy to read. - LibraryThing
I also love his illustrations. - LibraryThing
His illustrations are very stylized. - LibraryThing
The class could draw pictures of their pets at home. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - ekbrumley - LibraryThing

This book is told from a fun point of view, and would be good for teaching early story elements - POV, character traits, problem resolution, ect...Also helps readers strengthen expression by connecting text to pictures. Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Scott - Goodreads

This book starts off with a really interesting technique called end pages. Not all authors use end pages but they are a cute add in to story books and provide a few more pictures for the children to ... Read full review


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About the author (2006)

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than thirty picture books, including NO, DAVID!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Book of the Year. In addition to three more David picture books, Shannon's bestsellers include TOO MANY TOYS; HOW GEORGIE RADBOURN SAVED BASEBALL (newly released in 2012); A BAD CASE OF STRIPES; DUCK ON A BIKE; ALICE THE FAIRY; and GOOD BOY, FERGUS! A native of Spokane, Washington, he is an avid fisherman. He and his family live in California.

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