Good Boy, Fergus!

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Blue Sky Press, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
27 Reviews
Meet Fergus, the canine star of the upcoming book from Caldecott Honor artist David Shannon. Much like Shannon's beloved characters, David and Alice, the adorable Fergus is always getting in trouble!

Follow Fergus as he experiences the perfect doggy day--well, except for his bath, of course! From chasing cats and motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite "tickle spot," David Shannon's newest sweet and silly character will inspire young readers to laugh out loud at his mischievous antics. Fans of Shannon's previous books will love reading all about this naughty but lovable dog!

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Such cute illustrations! - LibraryThing
The words are large and easy to read. - LibraryThing
I also love his illustrations. - LibraryThing
His illustrations are very stylized. - LibraryThing
The class could draw pictures of their pets at home. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - karleesampson - LibraryThing

I have never owned a dog, this book takes you through the day in the life of someone who has a dog. This is a realistic fiction book. Fergus' owner asks him if he wants to go for a walk in the morning ... Read full review

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I did not enjoy this book as much as David Shannon's other books. I believe the intended audience was extremely small children. The illustrations were a little bit different from Shannon's typical books as they had unique framing. Read full review


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About the author (2006)

David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than thirty picture books, including NO, DAVID!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Book of the Year. In addition to three more David picture books, Shannon's bestsellers include TOO MANY TOYS; HOW GEORGIE RADBOURN SAVED BASEBALL (newly released in 2012); A BAD CASE OF STRIPES; DUCK ON A BIKE; ALICE THE FAIRY; and GOOD BOY, FERGUS! A native of Spokane, Washington, he is an avid fisherman. He and his family live in California.

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