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The Raccoon Who Thought She Was a Dog

Laura Young


List Price: 16.99*
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As a baby, Pumpkin the Raccoon was abandoned by her parents after falling out of a tree and breaking her leg. Taken in by a family with two rescue dogs, Toffee and Oreo, Pumpkin gained a new set of "parents" and a life of luxury in the Bahamas.

Pumpkin: The Raccoon Who Thought She Was a Dog is a sweet, unique look at an adorable household pet, captured in gorgeous, never-before-seen photographs in luxurious settings. Pumpkin’s message is that friendship and love can be found in the most unlikely of companions. With a lot of personality, and a little bit of mischief, Pumpkin will capture hearts all around the world.

Praise For Pumpkin: The Raccoon Who Thought She Was a Dog

"I can confirm that Pumpkin is really cute." -John Hodgman in The New York Times
“Just too damn cute.” –Buzzfeed
“Adorable…an Internet sensation.” –USA Today
“Here’s a pumpkin unlike all others you’ll see this season.” –People
"This book is cuteness overload." -Library Journal

St. Martin's Griffin, 9781250108982, 160pp.

Publication Date: October 4, 2016

About the Author

LAURA YOUNG is the proud owner of Pumpkin, Toffee and Oreo, and when she’s not capturing their friendship with her own amazement, she’s a children’s book writer living and working in the Bahamas.