The Dog who Had Kittens

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
17 Reviews
A basset hound is miserable until he adopts some kittens.Baxter the Basset Hound comes to the aid of some kittens when their mother disappears one afternoon.Winner Of:Colorado Children's Book AwardYoung Hoosier Picture Book AwardNevada Young Readers AwardWashington Children's Choice Picture Book Award

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Review: The Dog Who Had Kittens

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

This book includes both a silly yet comical story plot. This book would be great for early elementary students because it would keep their attention with the great illustrations and funny concept ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hannah - Goodreads

This sweet story is about a basset hound who discovers the joys of parenthood when the family cat has kittens. He snuggles with them. He let's them use his body as a playground. But eventually the ... Read full review

About the author (1991)

Janet Stevens is a contributor for Holiday House Inc titles including: 'Plaidypus Lost','Anansi and the Magic Stick','From Pictures to Words 'What do pigs, high heel shoes, cats, Hawaiian shirts, and bears have in common? They're all things Janet Stevens loves to draw. She's been drawing for as long as she can remember. One of her favorite things to do is draw animals acting like people. She likes to dress them up in funny clothes and let them run wild! Her lively, colorful books have won lots of awards and entertained children everywhere.

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