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Old Dog Baby Baby

Julie Fogliano, Chris Raschka (Illustrator)


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Follow the antics of a curious baby and his silly old dog in this funny, rhythmic, and joyful picture book Old Dog Baby Baby, from Julie Fogliano, illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka.

old dog
lying on the
kitchen floor

here comes baby
crawling through the
kitchen door

Praise For Old Dog Baby Baby

"We can’t stop the passage of time, Fogliano and Raschka seem to say, but we are fortunate in our loving relationships, each transcendent in its own way."—Publishers Weekly, starred

"Tender, joyous, and altogether wonderful."— Kirkus Reviews, starred

"In a word, charming."—Booklist, starred review

"Great for preschool storytime or for one-on-one sharing."—School Library Journal, starred review

"A charming little cuddlefest, this will appeal to youngsters who have their own pets and youngsters who wish they did."—Bulliten of the Center for Children's Books, starred review

Roaring Brook Press, 9781596438538, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 11, 2016

About the Author

Julie Fogliano is the New York Times bestselling author of And Then It’s Spring and If You Want to See a Whale as well as the poetry collection, When Green Becomes Tomatoes. Recipient of the 2013 the Ezra Jack Keats award, her books have been translated into more than ten languages. Julie lives in the Hudson Valley with her husband and three children. When she is not folding laundry or wondering what to make for dinner, she is staring out the window waiting for a book idea to fly by.

Chris Raschka has written and/or illustrated over thirty books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning titles A Ball for Daisy and The Hello, Goodbye Window; as well as the Caldecott Honor book Yo! Yes? He lives in New York City.