Dog Wants to Play

Dog Wants to Play Cover

Dog Wants to Play

By Christine McDonnell; Jeff Mack (Illustrator)

Viking Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780670011261, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2009

Dog wants to play. When? Today

But no one will play with Dog. Not the chick or the lamb, the calf or the pig. Poor Dog Isn't there one playmate who will play with Dog all day long? With its structure of rhyme and repetition, this is the perfect book to prepare children for reading, and Jeff Mack's exuberant and funny pictures will keep them turning the pages to enjoy the fun.

About the Author
Christine McDonnell, a children's librarian and the author of many books for children, lives in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.

JEFF MACK has been drawing since he was in first grade and is the illustrator ofmany books for children including Boo, Bunny! written by Kathryn Galbraith, and James Howe's Bunnicula and Friends series. He lives in Easthampton, Massachusetts.