Sleepy Dog

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Random House, 1984 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
22 Reviews
Illus. in full color. A dog and his pet cat share good-night kisses and
playful dreams until morning wakes them, in this bedtime story for youngest
beginning readers.

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It is simple but with very colorful pictures. - Walmart
The puppy in the illustrations is cute though. - Goodreads
Full color illustrations. - Goodreads

Review: Sleepy Dog (Step into Reading, Step 1)

User Review  - Bunnyjadwiga - Goodreads

Neither I nor my six year old were very impressed with this. The wording is awkward and the story didn't engage compared to other similar goodnight books. I had hoped he would read it himself, but as ... Read full review

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User Review  - Gianna - Goodreads

It was about a dog who was going to sleep so cute. Read full review

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About the author (1984)

Harriet Ziefert draws on a true story told to her by Santiago Cohen for the text of this Christmas tale. This is her first picture book collaboration with him, though they know each other from their many years in neighboring New Jersey towns.

NORMAN GORBATY is the illustrator of Earthdance and God's Gift, among other books for young readers. An award-winning graphic designer, he received his master's degree in fine arts from Yale University and has taught at several colleges and universities. Mr. Gorbaty lives in New York City with his wife, Joy.

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