A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose

A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose

By Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen; Linzie Hunter (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780316058308, 32pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2010

Amelia wants a dog, needs a dog, and believes she simply cannot live without a small brown dog with a wet pink nose. Her parents think she can.
Rather than begging or pleading, Amelia adopts an imaginary dog named Bones. But when Amelia's make-believe pup runs away, her parents are in for a real surprise

About the Author
After living on Midway Atoll in the center of the Pacific Ocean for nearly three years, Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen now lives in the state of Washington, not far from Mount St. Helens. Stephanie is a faculty member of the Whidbey Writers Workshop MFA program there, and she is the author of several widely-reviewed and award-winning books that have become favorites of parents, librarians, and teachers.