Protecting Marie, Volume 465
"Fanny sensed that from the moment she was born she was meant to have a dog. It was as though some unique and independent organ deep inside her, like a tiny heart, couldn't thrive properly without one."
With humor and compassion Kevin Henkes tells Fanny's story. But this is not just a dog story. This is a story about a girl and tier father. This is a story about growing up. This is a story about wanting and getting and realizing that nothing is simple or easy.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Beautiful. I imagine some children might be frustrated that there's not more about the dogs in this, but I think there's enough. Don't be worried that the family is dysfunctional - they're just not ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - fuzzi - LibraryThing
This is the story of a young teenager, who gets mad at her father, and worries about many things. It was an okay read, just not engaging for me. Read full review