Pug & Doug
Pug & Doug
Dial Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780803735217, 32pp.
Publication Date: January 10, 2013
Pug and Doug are best friends. They both love doughnuts, bird watching, and polka music.They are also very different. Doug has a big imagination. Pug not so much. When a misunderstanding between the friends hurts Doug's feelings, Pug must find a way to set things right.
This charming and hilarious odd-couple friendship story is perfect for best buddies who usually, but don t always, see eye-to-eye.
Steve Breen is a Pulitzer Prizeawinning editorial cartoonist. He lives in San Diego, California.
Praise for Pug and Doug:
"Readers will relate to the bruised feelings, mistaken mix-ups, challenges and ultimate joys of best friendship. Let's just hope Pug and Doug return for more adventures." -Kirkus Reviews
“Pulitzer Prize–winning cartoonist Breen uses a soft color palette; occasional panel sequences and visual gags; and affable, childlike characters to create a quirky, canine-populated world that will appeal to a wide audience, especially boys.” –Booklist
"The straightforward story is imbued with humor, and the story lends itself well to reading aloud to a group. Educators looking for books on relationships and communication will find a lot to like in this pleasant addition." -School Library Journal
"A heart-warming tale….Anyone interested in a great story of friendship will add this title to their reading list.…A special read-aloud selection that offers opportunities for discussion." -Library Media Connection (Starred)