A Dog Like Jack

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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After a long life of chasing squirrels, licking ice cream cones, and loving his adoptive family, an old dog comes to the end of his days.

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User Review  - lstec2 - LibraryThing

I have mixed feelings about this book, but I think I liked it more than I disliked it. What I did not like about the book is I found that it does not flow very well. It doesn't have the usual rhythm ... Read full review

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User Review  - voeghtlyam - LibraryThing

This story describes a little boy who gets a new dog named jack from the animal shelter. Unfortunately jack dies and leaves the little boy filled with questions. He believes he will never find another ... Read full review

About the author (1999)

DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York. She is an author and illustrator of more than forty picture books for children. She has illustrated books written by Beverly Cleary, Mary Pope Osborne, Jean Fritz, Jane O'Connor, Patricia Reilly Giff, Jean Marzollo and Amy Hest. She has also written and illustrated several of her own books including Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen, City Green, A Castle on Viola Street, and The Sloppy Copy Slipup. She received a Congressional Commendation from the State of New Jersey for Grandpa's Corner Store and the Irma S. and James H. Black Award for A Dog Like Jack.

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