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Harry the Dirty Dog

Written by Gene Zion & illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham
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Oct 6, 1976
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Harry is a white dog with black spots who loves everything . . . except baths. So one day before bath time, Harry runs away. He plays outside all day long, digging and sliding in everything from garden soil to pavement tar. By the time he returns home, Harry is so dirty he looks like a black dog with white spots. His family doesn’t even recognize him!

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Whether or not you grew up with it, this classic is worth adding to your library now. It’s simple, brief, and just the right amount of silly. The mid-century illustrations are charming, and the addition of color in the newer edition makes them even more fun and more accessible to young children. It’s perfect for a child who loves dogs–or just one that loves a fun story.

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Who Wrote Harry the Dirty Dog

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Gene Zion

Gene Zion and two-time Caldecott Honor winner Margaret Bloy Graham have collaborated on several favorite stories about Harry: <em>Harry by the Sea, Harry the Dirty Dog, </em> and <em>No Roses for Harry</em>.

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Who Illustrated Harry the Dirty Dog

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Margaret Bloy Graham

Gene Zion and two-time Caldecott Honor winner Margaret Bloy Graham have collaborated on several favorite stories about Harry: <em>Harry by the Sea, Harry the Dirty Dog, </em> and <em>No Roses for Harry</em>.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780064430098
Publication Date:
October 6, 1976
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
56008137
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
23741462
ASIN/ISBN 10:
006443009X
Lexile® Level:
AD520L
ATOS® Book Level:
3.1
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
17528
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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