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The Hound Dog's Haiku

Written by Michael J. Rosen and illustrated by Mary Azarian
Published by Candlewick Press
Goodreads Rating - 3.4 / 5.0
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56
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A deft (and dog-loving) poet teams up with a Caldecott-winning artist in a fun, fetching haiku collection for anyone who’s ever loved a dog.

A corgi dozes with paws in the air. A bloodhound burrows into a scent. A border collie tracks a herd of cows. A wagging spaniel leaps for joy. In simple, charming haiku, poet Michael J. Rosen portrays twenty beloved dog breeds, from the pug to the Dalmatian to the golden retriever. Complete with interesting facts about each breed and illustrated with Mary Azarian’s striking woodcuts, this keepsake volume is sure to set any dog lover’s tail a-wagging.

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Who Wrote The Hound Dog's Haiku

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Michael J. Rosen

Michael J. Rosen has written or edited more than 135 books for children and adults, including The Hound Dog’s Haiku and The Maine Coon’s Haiku. A college zoology major, he finds that many of his books are inspired by his lifelong observations of animals. He lives in the Appalachian foothills of central Ohio.

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Who Illustrated The Hound Dog's Haiku

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Mary Azarian

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0763644994
ISBN 13:
9780763644994
Publication Date:
January 1, 2011