Absolutely Lucy

Absolutely Lucy

By Ilene Cooper; Amanda Harvey (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780307265029, 80pp.

Publication Date: December 1999

Bobby Quinn is shy. In fact, he's so shy, he has trouble making friends. But that changes when he gets a squirmy little puppy for his birthday. Unlike Bobby, Lucy isn't shy at all. And to his surprise, she keeps dragging him into all sorts of adventures and friendships, too In this heart warming story of a boy and beagle's friendship, Ilene Cooper begins the series that has charmed young readers and dog lovers alike.

About the Author
Ilene Cooper is the children's book editor of "Booklist "magazine. She is also the author of several novels, picture books, and works of nonfiction, including "The Golden Rule", "Sam I Am", and "Jack: The Early Years of John F. Kennedy". She lives and works in Chicago.

Amanda Harvey, his daughter, is the co-author of Cardiff Pubs Through Time, her first book for Amberley Publishing.