The Pup Speaks Up

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Random House, May 27, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
6 Reviews
Pal is a pup who's a bit on the quiet side. But after some gentle prodding and encouragement from a few 'talkative' friends, the pup finds the courage to speak up and take his final bow-wow! STEP INTO READING: An ideal tool to help young readers master basic reading skills and progress through, the Step Into Reading range provides fun stories and bright full-colour pictures, branded with colour-coded spines to alert readers to suggested reading levels. Step 1: Preschool to Kindergarden Step 2: Preschool to Year 1 Step 3: Years 1-3 Step 4: Years 2-3 Step 5: Years 2-4

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Review: The Pup Speaks Up (Step into Reading, Step 1)

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

A cute find from the local library. This was an easy reader with colorful pictures, a nice basic animal to sound review, and simple words. Read full review

Review: The Pup Speaks Up (Step into Reading, Step 1)

User Review  - Wooden Horse - Goodreads

Level 1 Ready to Read Phonics I have to admit the eyes kind of creep me out in this book. As you can see on the cover the eye color is determined by the "halo" around the eye. It's different. The ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Anna Jane Hays has written and co-edited numerous books for young children, including several Step into Reading Phonics Readers.

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Valeria Petrone is the illustrator of Two at the Zoo by Danna Smith and many more picture books for preschoolers. Her artwork has been exhibited around the world. She lives in Milan, Italy. Visit her website at