Carl at the Dog Show by Alexandra DayCarl at the Dog Show by Alexandra Day

Carl at the Dog Show

byAlexandra Day

Picture Books | August 27, 2013

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Madeleine's mom has to help Carl's Cousin, Gamble, get ready to compete in his event at the dog show, and she tells Carl and Madeleine to meet her by the show ring. Do Carl and Madeleine listen? Of course not! They immediately set off to explore--they help groom other dogs, have a snack, test out dog beds, create an agility test of their own--all with hilarious results and mom none the wiser. With its minimal text and Alexandra Day's signature art, CARL GOES TO THE DOG SHOW is sure to please Carl fans, Rottweiler lovers, and dog enthusiasts of all sorts.

Alexandra Day is the author and illustrator of Good Dog, Carl and the rest of the beloved Carl books, including Carl Goes Shopping, Carl's Christmas, Carl's Birthday and Carl's Snowy Afternoon. The Darlings' own dog, a Rottweiler named Toby, was the original model for the main character of Good Dog, Carl. Since then, two other Darling ...
Title:Carl at the Dog ShowFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:40 pages, 9.92 × 8.77 × 0.34 inShipping dimensions:9.92 × 8.77 × 0.34 inPublished:August 27, 2013Publisher:Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0374310831

ISBN - 13:9780374310837


Editorial Reviews

".readers will undoubtedly want to elect Carl for 'Best Friend.'" -Publishers Weekly"Each spread offers much to look at in itself and rewards close attention, as when we see a small dog curiously nosing a toy on a sales rack only to be politely given the toy by Carl on the next page." -Horn Book Magazine"Mischievous Madeleine and her canine companion, Carl the Rottweiler, attend a dog show in this latest entry in the long-running series." -Kirkus Reviews