Good-Bye, Sheepie

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Good-Bye, Sheepie

By Robert Burleigh; Peter Catalanotto (Illustrator)

Cavendish Square Publishing, Hardcover, 9780761455981, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2010

A young boy comes to terms with the death of his beloved sheepdog

About the Author
Robert Burleigh is the award-winning author of many books for children, including "The Adventures of Mark Twain by Huckleberry Finn", illustrated by Barry Blitt; "Night Flight", illustrated by Wendell Minor; and "Black Whiteness", illustrated by Walter Lyon Krudop. His many other books include "Hoops"; "StealingHome"; and "Clang! Clang! Beep! Beep!" He lives in Michigan.

Peter Catalanotto has written seventeen books for children, including "Monkey & Robot", "More of Monkey & Robot", "The Newbies", "Question Boy Meets Little Miss Know-It-All", "Ivan the Terrier", "Matthew A.B.C.", and "Emily s Art", of which "School Library Journal" said in a starred review, whether viewed from afar or up close, this creative and heartfelt book is a masterpiece. In 2008, First Lady Laura Bush commissioned Peter to illustrate the White House holiday brochure. He currently teaches the first children s book writing course offered by both Columbia University and Pratt Institute. Peter has illustrated more than thirty books for other writers including George Ella Lyon, Cynthia Rylant, Mary Pope Osborne, Joanne Ryder, Robert Burleigh, and Megan McDonald.