A Dozen Dogs: A Read-and-count Story

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Random House, 1985 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
2 Reviews
Illus. in full color. This "is a read-and-count story featuring dogs of varying size, shape and color who weave a story of canine adventure at the beach. Each colorfully illustrated page is brimming with dogs just crying to be counted as they swim, fish and frolic."--School Library Journal.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Review: A Dozen Dogs (Step-Into-Reading, Step 2)

User Review  - Nicole Holden - Goodreads

This is a cute and simple easy to read book. This book would be great for simple addition. Read full review

Review: A Dozen Dogs (Step-Into-Reading, Step 2)

User Review  - Anne Robertson - Goodreads

Great for simple addition and counting. Creates good number sense as more dogs join the party. Read full review

About the author (1985)

Harriet Ziefert has written many children's books for HarperCollins including What's A Vacation? and When Will Santa Come, both illustrated by Claire Schumacher, the Bear Boar Books, illustrated by Susan Baum, and Scooter's Christmas, illustrated by Rick Brown. Ms. Ziefert lives in New Jersey and Massachusetts. Simms Taback has collaborated with Harriet Ziefert on many HarperCollins children's books. Some of their titles include Noisy Barn!, Zoo Parade!, and the sticker book readers, On Our Way to the Forest and On Our Way to the Water. Mr. Taback lives in New York City.

Carol has illustrated over 200 books for children and young adults for Random House, Golden Press, Atheneum, Dutton, Scholastic and others, as well as for Bick Publishing House. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Publishers Weekly, Good Housekeeping, and Mademoiselle and is included in the Mazza Galleria Collection of illustration. She has won awards from ALA, the Christophers, and The American Institute of Graphic Arts.

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