The Boy Who Ate Dog Biscuits

The Boy Who Ate Dog Biscuits Cover

The Boy Who Ate Dog Biscuits

By Betsy Sachs; Margot Apple (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780394847788, 62pp.

Publication Date: October 17, 1989

Billy Getten really wants a dog. He's so dog crazy that he eats dog biscuits But Billy's parents won t give in. They say he's too irresponsible. Then Billy meets the dog of his dreams. Can Billy convince his parents that he's ready for a pet before the most wonderful dog in the world gets adopted by someone else?
This short chapter book offers good role models; strong, three-generational family relationships; and a smooth message about friendship. The soft, expressive black-line drawings will help draw readers. "Booklist.