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Daisy Bix, Joe Hyatt (Illustrator)


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Attractive, realistic paintings invite readers to look into Buddy's eyes and experience his emotions.--School Library Journal

This Spanish-language edition of our popular title Buddy Unchained brings Buddy's experience to a new audience. Buddy, happy in a new and loving home, tells the story of his former life of neglect and abuse, and his rescue by a family that cares about him.

Winner of the 2007 Best Children's Picture Book of the Year Humane Society of the United States' KIND Award and ASPCA Henry Bergh Award. Buddy Unchained has not only won awards but has been recommended by teachers, librarians, and humane societies across the country.

Gryphon Press, 9780940719347, 24pp.

Publication Date: April 12, 2016

About the Author

Daisy Bix, aka Emilie Buchwald, lives in Minneapolis, MN. She is the author of At the Dog Park with Sam and Lucy (The Gryphon Press), and two award-winning children's novels, Gildaen and Floramel and Esteban. Buchwald was the founding copublisher/editor of Milkweed Editions and is the publisher of The Gryphon Press. Her awards include the National Book Critics Circle Lifetime Achievement Award. Joe Hyatt's dog portraits are in private collections throughout the United States. He is also the illustrator of Maggie's Second Chance ( The Gryphon Press, May 2011). He and his wife and their (rescued) dogs live in Northern California.