The Pup Speaks Up

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Random House, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
3 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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User Review  - Bailey Scales - Goodreads

This book would be a fun read to beginning readers. I enjoyed how the book was set up with repetition of words, the sounds animals make, as well big text. I would have my transitional readers read ... Read full review

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User Review  - Gray - Goodreads

You told me you liked it, but the eyes were weird. Read full review


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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

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