Marley: A Dog Like No Other

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HarperCollins, May 1, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 196 pages
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This nonfiction book has been faithfully adapted for young readers from the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Marley & Me by John Grogan!

Marley, a lovable Labrador retriever, is always getting himself into trouble. Some may say he is the world's worst dog. But those who know and love Marley understand that nothing can stop his loyalty, exuberance, and passion—not even the Grogans' screen door! How this big, rambunctious dog becomes the heart of the Grogan family is the story of Marley.

  

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It was a very happy beginning but sad ending. - Goodreads
The ending is very sad. - Goodreads
Easy to read & enjoyable. - Goodreads
It is. a love story between a grown man and his pet. - Goodreads
When he was a puppy he grew very fast pace. - Goodreads
This edition is easy to read for upper elementary. - Goodreads

Review: Marley: A Dog Like No Other: A Special Adaptation for Young Readers

User Review  - Isabelle - Goodreads

I really liked the book Marley a dog like no other. It was very good for me because I like animals and have two dogs of my own. I like all of the energy that Marley has. I liked to read about all of ... Read full review

Review: Marley: A Dog Like No Other: A Special Adaptation for Young Readers

User Review  - Katee - Goodreads

I knew the story behind this dog, and even though I had seen the movie, I was still frustrated by the family's supposed inability to control the dog.....why didn't they do anything else to help tame ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
Chapter
7
Chapter
16
Chapter 6
42
The Things He Ate
46
Chapter 9
64
Chapter 11
81
Chapter 13
94
A Northbound Plane
116
Chapter 18
132
Chapter 20
157
Chapter 22
174
Chapter 24
193
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Bestselling author, John Grogan, was born on March 20, 1957 in Detroit, Michigan. He majored in journalism and English at Central Michigan University. In 1985, Grogan won a fellowship into the Kiplinger Mid-Career Program in Public Affairs Reporting at Ohio State University, where he obtained his Masters degree. Grogan earned a second fellowship at the Poynter Institute for Media Studies in St. Petersburg, Florida. Grogan's first full-time writing job was as a police reporter for the Herald-Palladium in Michigan. Grogan has also written for the South Florida Sun-Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and was also editor of Rodale's Organic Gardening magazine. Grogan's book, Marley and Me, spent over seventy-six weeks on the bestseller list and was made into a movie in 2008. Grogan and his wife, Jenny, live in rural Pennsylvania.

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