The Hound From The Pound

byJessica SwaimIllustratorJill Mcelmurry

August 28, 2007|
The Hound From The Pound by Jessica Swaim
Picture Books
Earn 88 plum® points
1% of the sale of this book helps children in high-needs communities through the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Not currently available
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
In-Store Availability
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store


After a hapless woman adopts a pack leader from the pound, his furry friends follow in dogged pursuit in this rhythmical romp.

Lonely Miss Mary longs for a four-legged friend. But when she makes the mistake of choosing the untrained basset hound Blue, no sooner does he howl AH-ROOoooooo! than her house has gone to the dogs! Dalmatians and dachshunds, sheepdogs and setters, poodles and pups of all spots are ruling the roost. Can Sam the canine trainer teach this menagerie some pawsitive tricks? A charmingly illustrated, rollicking text offers a doggone good time and a perfectly happy ending.
Jessica Swaim says that she divides her time pretty evenly between dogs and books. This is her first book with Candlewick Press. She lives in Parker, Colorado.Jill McElmurry has illustrated many books for children, including OUR NEST by Reeve Lindbergh and Karen Pandell’s WHERE''S STRETCH? and PEEKABOO, STRETCH! She lives on the ...
Title:The Hound From The PoundFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:32 pages, 9.37 X 10.75 X 0.37 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 9.37 X 10.75 X 0.37 inPublished:August 28, 2007Publisher:Candlewick PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:076362330X

ISBN - 13:9780763623302

Appropriate for ages: All ages

Look for similar items by category: