Love That Dog

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Harper Collins, Feb 18, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
20 Reviews

Jack

Room 105 -- Miss Stretchberry

September 13

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I don't want to
because boys
don't write poetry.

Girls do.

Meet Jack, who tells his story with a little help from some paper, a pencil, his teacher, and a dog named Sky.
  

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That provided great imagery and was easy to read. - Goodreads
He ends up writing some really great poems! - Goodreads
Reading this book gives teaches great insight. - Goodreads
This book was most definitely full of insight. - Goodreads

Review: Love That Dog (Jack #1)

User Review  - Gwynette Koch - Goodreads

Plot: Love that Dog is a poetry novel about a boy named Jack who has to write a poetry journal for school. At first he does not want to write a poetry journal because he thinks that only girls write ... Read full review

Review: Love That Dog (Jack #1)

User Review  - Anna Smithberger - Goodreads

I've got to start by saying that I'm not much of a poetry person, never have been, especially free verse since I tend to see them as lyrical short stories. This is just me and my own weird poetry ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
21
Section 2
23
Section 3
37
Section 4
43
Section 5
47
Section 6
51
Section 7
69
Section 8
83
Section 9
105
Section 10
109
Section 11
123
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About the author (2003)

Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons and the Newbery Honor Book The Wanderer. Her other work includes the novels The Unfinished Angel, Hate That Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love That Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School; Fishing in the Air; and Who's That Baby? Ms. Creech and her husband live in upstate New York.

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