Mr. Putney's Quacking Dog

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Scholastic Inc., 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
2 Reviews
A side-tickling introduction to Mr. Putney's unusual animal menagerie features comic-style illustrations and invites youngsters to guess the silly names of his quacking "duckshund," his cold-footed "socktopus" and more. By the author of the ALA Notable book, Milo's Hat Trick.
 

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User Review  - matthewbloome - LibraryThing

This is the kind of book that I first encountered by Jon Agee back when he was writing books of palindromes. I liked it then and I like this now. This is just silly and fun. His many animal friends ... Read full review

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User Review  - olivegreen1 - LibraryThing

A funny story that uses made up words that are blends of animals' names and their usefulness to Mr. Putney. A hilarious read the works with plays on words. Comedic illustrations are a perfect fit for the story. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Jon Agee is the author and illustrator of a dozen highly acclaimed picture books, among them MILO'S HAT TRICK, TERRIFIC, and NOTHING (all ALA Notables), as well as eight books of wordplay, including MR. PUTNEY'S QUACKING DOG and GO HANG A SALAMI! I'M A LASAGNA HOG!

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