Absolutely Lucy

Absolutely Lucy Cover

Absolutely Lucy

By Ilene Cooper; Amanda Harvey (Illustrator)

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

Publication Date: December 17, 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
For over 20 years, ILENE COOPER has been writing both fiction and nonfiction books for children, including "The Golden Rule, Jack: The Early Years of J.F.K., " and her Stepping Stones "Absolutely Lucy, Lucy on the Loose, " and "Look at Lucy!" She is also the children's books editor at ALA "Booklist "magazine.