Dixie

Dixie Cover

Dixie

By Grace Gilman; Sarah McConnell (Illustrator)

HarperTorch, Hardcover, 9780061719141, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 7, 2011

Description

Emma and her puppy, Dixie, are inseparable after-school friends.

But when Emma starts preparing for her class's production of The Wizard of Oz, Dixie feels left out. She wants to romp and play, but all Emma wants to do is memorize her lines in peace and quiet. Dixie does not understand.

Dixie, the mischievous puppy who is trying to be good, will be embraced by beginning readers.



About the Author
Grace Gilman is a former children's book editor. She lives in New York City.

Sarah McConnell grew up in the English countryside and spent her childhood drawing on every surface she could find. She now lives in Nottingham, England, with her partner, Rich, and an extremely mischievouscat named Kitten.