Love That Dog

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Harper Collins, Feb 18, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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Jack

Room 105 -- Miss Stretchberry

September 13

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I don't want to
because boys
don't write poetry.

Girls do.

Meet Jack, who tells his story with a little help from some paper, a pencil, his teacher, and a dog named Sky.
 

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

This is a slim novel told entirely in verse. Jack is struggling with his English class. It’s bad enough they have to read poems but Miss Stretchberry wants the children to write poems! Cautiously ... Read full review

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User Review  - engpunk77 - LibraryThing

Of course this is warm and adorable, this journal of poems that shows the development of young student. You want to just hug this kid and praise the teacher, shout from the roof-tops, YES! POETRY! But ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
21
Section 2
23
Section 3
37
Section 4
43
Section 5
47
Section 6
51
Section 7
69
Section 8
83
Section 9
105
Section 10
109
Section 11
123
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Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons and the Newbery Honor Book The Wanderer. Her other work includes the novels The Unfinished Angel, Hate That Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love That Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School; Fishing in the Air; and Who's That Baby? Ms. Creech and her husband live in upstate New York.

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