If You Were a Dog (Hardcover)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr), 9780374335304, 40pp.
Publication Date: September 30, 2014
If you could be any kind of animal, what would you be? Would you be a dog that goes ARRRROOOOOOO? Or maybe you would be a sharp-toothed dinosaur that can CHOMP, STOMP, ROAR Perhaps you might want to be a hopping frog that goes BOING, BOING, RIBBET But maybe you would want to be the best kind of animal of all: a child
With joyful, impressionistic illustrations from Caldecott Medal winning illustrator Chris Raschka and spare, rhythmic text from author Jamie A. Swenson that invites playful interaction, "If You Were a Dog" is the perfect read-aloud for your favorite little animal.