The First Dog (Paperback)

By Jan Brett

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152276515, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 17, 1992

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (1/22/2015)
Prebound (8/1/1992)
Paperback (4/1/1999)
Hardcover (10/1/1988)
Paperback (5/1/2017)

List Price: 7.99*
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Kip the Cave Boy offers to share all his woolly rhino ribs if Paleowolf will use his keen nose, fine ears, and sharp eyes to keep Kip from being eaten up. When Paleowolf agrees with a bark and a wag of his tail, Kip names his new friend Dog.

About the Author

With more than thirty million books in print, Jan Brett is one of the nation’s foremost author/illustrators of children’s books. Jan lives in a seacoast town in Massachusetts, close to where she grew up. During the summer her family moves to a home in the Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts.