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9 edition of Straydog found in the catalog.

Straydog

by Kathe Koja

  • 152 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Frances Foster Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs -- Fiction.,
  • Animal shelters -- Fiction.,
  • Human-animal relationships -- Fiction.,
  • Creative writing -- Fiction.,
  • Individuality -- Fiction.,
  • High schools -- Fiction.,
  • Schools -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Rachel, a teenager with a healthy dose of both aptitude and attitude, begins to feel at home volunteering at an animal shelter.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesStray dog
    StatementKathe Koja.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K8296 St 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination105 p. ;
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3940285M
    ISBN 100374372780
    LC Control Number2001016030
    OCLC/WorldCa45700184

    Books. The Stray Dog (short story collection), a collection by Iranian author Sadegh Hedayat "The Stray Dog" (short story), a story by Sadegh Hedayat The Stray Dog (Simont book), a children's picture book by Marc Simont; Stray Dog, a work by manga artist Hiromu Arakawa; Stray Dogs, a novel by John Ridley; Film and TV. Stray Dog, a film by Akira Kurosawa. “This picture book has all the earmarks of a classic. Simont gets it all right.” —The Horn Book (starred review) Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog is told with tender simplicity and grace. When a little dog appears at a family picnic, the girl and.

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Kathe Koja's "Straydog" is the kind of book that makes everything else you've ever read feel flat and second-rate. Nearly every page contains some rare gem of wisdom, or some explosion of richly readable poetic prose that makes you want to sink your teeth into the paper just to make it a part of you/5(20).

Maybe if I hadn't read The Pawprints of History first I wouldn't have been so emotionally effected by Kathe Koja's startlingly good book Straydog. In just over pages, Koja tells the story of Rachel, who is a character too big for her small-world high school, and her hopeful and hopeless relationship with Grrl, an injured feral collie temporarily housed at the animal shelter where she /5.

"It was a great day for a picnic," begins Marc Simont's lovely, touching, happy-ending picture book, The Stray Dog.

And indeed, judging from the opening spread's clear skies, sparkling water, zooming boats, and adventure-bound cars it looks to be so. The story begins as a scruffy little dog makes an appearance at a family's by: 8. The Stray Dog is a showcase for Simont's considerable artistic talent." -- Starred Review, School Library Journal " Simont tells a picture-book story of a happy family and a stray." -- Booklist "Really splendid artwork pure Simont The sentiments are equally direct and elegant, with generosity and affection.A winner."Kirkus Reviews/5().

A kid finds a stray dog at school, takes it home, and grows to love it. His brothers, sister, and best friend all help to care for the dog, buying it food and other items.

I liked it up until the last chapter. The end was horrible. The book built up my hope, making me like all the characters and the dog, and then it just leaves you there 3/5(1). Stray Dogs is an intense and fiery book that practically burned my hands as I read it, just like the sun that is described in John Ridley's hard hitting truthful words.

reading the book I could feel the heat and sand from sierra's desert landscape, along side the heat of all the choices made by John/5. Stray Dog book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The story of the improbable meeting between Aki, an orphan girl, and Toru, /5.

The Stray Dog by Marc Simont is a Caldecott Honor book about a family who encounters a stray dog at a park. This story really resonates with me, since my family adopted a stray dog that looked a bit like Willy after he was apparently dumped near our farm.4/5.

Stray Dog book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. STRAY DOG - Stray Dog - Music Stray Dog is a very accomplished album comprising a very solid 3 piece band (lead guitar, Bass and drums)produced by Greg Lake of Emerson Lake and Palmer. It is a mixture of blues and rock with a strong drive throughout.

There is one slow number that seems out of context but if you like driving rock /5(38). Stray Dog book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Trained assassin Martin Decker is in Paris when he gets a call from his ha /5. Book Wizard; Straydog. By Kathe Koja. Grades.

Genre. Fiction. Rachel doesn't have a close friend until Griffin, a transfer student, arrives in Mrs. Cruzelle's Language Arts class.

Their friendship grows as Rachel writes an essay about Grrl, a stray at the animal shelter. But the dog has won their hearts and stays on their following Saturday the family returns to the picnic grounds to look for Willy, but they are not alone; the dogcatcher is looking for him, too Caldecott Medalist Marc Simont's heartwarming tale of a stray dog who finds a home is told with appealing simplicity and grace.

MovieMars Books via United States: Softcover, ISBN Publisher: Speak, New. STRAYDOG - KOJA, KATHE - NEW PAPERBACK. Additional Information from Movie Mars Product Description Having anger and trust issues of her own, Rachel finds comfort in a stray dog she meets while working at an animal shelter, but Rachel soon learns that her knew acquaintance has similar.

This book was very interesting and shows a whole new way to look at the life of a stray dog and what a dog can encounter and experience in the world by herself.

The dog in the story is named squirrel and she is being raised by her mother and is taught skills on how to survive as a stray dog/5(K). Straydog is a great book if you need to have a quick read.

I enjoyed it the whole way i was reading it. I recomend it to poeple that are animals lovers and maybe work or help out at an animal shelter. The book can inspire someone to maybe save a animals life at the shelter or off the street.

This book is a great book and i loved it the whole way. STRAYDOG Kathe Koja, Author. FSG/Foster $16 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. MORE FROM PUBLISHERS WEEKLY.

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Plot. A family of four meets a stray dog while having a picnic in the park. The two kids name the dog Willy and ask their parents if they can keep him. Unfortunately, their parents say no. During the next week, every member of the family keeps on thinking about Willy. A horror novelist for adults (Extremities,etc.) tries a different tack with this whiny but intense girl-meets-dog (and boy) story.

Volunteering at an animal shelter, prickly loner Rachel finds a kindred spirit in the newly arrived, savagely feral dog she dubs “Grrl.” A compulsive writer, Rachel is inspired to work on a nightmarish, dog’s-eye view of street life that her creative.

Stray Dogs. K likes. The Stray Dogs started on the streets of Hasselt. Driven by passion, they aim for the top. BOOK US NOW: [email protected] a cheap copy of Stray Dogs book by John Ridley.

It's the heat that makes you crazy. I don't know what it is, but it works that way for man and animal alike. I've seen some peculiar things on a hot day too.

I've Free shipping over $A delightful book about a stray dog that is rescued by a man who drives a taxi in the city. Activities include: Predicting Story Elements Beginning Middle End Main idea with details Who What When Where Why How ABC order - 10 words ABC order - 10 words cut and paste Cause and Effect Facts.

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