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Barkus Dog Dreams

Written by Patricia MacLachlan & illustrated by Marc Boutavant
Published by Chronicle Books
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Goodreads Rating - 3.6 / 5.0
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Aug 7, 2018
Publication Date
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Pages
6-9
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What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Barkus is back! With new tricks. New friends. And lots more fun. The lovable Barkus and his lucky young owner romp through the pages of this delightful series from Newbery Medal–winning author Patricia MacLachlan. The simple text told in short chapters is just right for children ready to take their first steps toward reading on their own.

What Kind of Book is Barkus Dog Dreams

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Book-loving mama who believes you're never too old for magical stories of talking animals and imaginary worlds.
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3.0 / 7.0

This book of a girl and her dog includes five different mini stories about different adventures and happenings in their lives. The stories weren’t that exciting or captivating…I personally found them to be dull. Maybe dog-lovers would have a different opinion.

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Who Wrote Barkus Dog Dreams

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Patricia MacLachlan

Patricia MacLachlan is a versatile and prolific author whose titles range from picture books to novels, including the Newbery Medal–winning Sarah, Plain and Tall. Barkus was inspired by the imagined adventures of her neighbor’s dog. She lives in Massachusetts

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Who Illustrated Barkus Dog Dreams

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Marc Boutavant

Marc Boutavant is an internationally acclaimed illustrator. His work has been featured in The New York Times and the The New Yorker as well as numerous children’s books. He lives in Paris, France.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781452116761
Publication Date:
August 7, 2018
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1452116768
Lexile® Level:
490L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.6
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
195844
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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