Santa Pups by Jerry PallottaSanta Pups by Jerry Pallotta

Santa Pups

byJerry PallottaIllustratorWill Terry

Paperback | September 27, 2016

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Dogs can't replace Santa's reindeer, but they will leave readers howling with laughter!

Santa loves his reindeer. But what happens when he decides to let dogs pull his sleigh? What kind of dog would be best?

The Labradors made too much noise, the mastiffs were too big, and the greyhounds were too fast. Santa tried poodles, Pekingese, pit bulls, Shar- Peis, Dalmatians, dachshunds, basset hounds, sheepdogs, and even mutts. He wound up adopting all the dogs, but none could replace the reindeer.

Award-winning author Jerry Pallotta delivers a humorous Christmas tale that reimagines what Santa's sleigh ride would be like with dogs. Young dog lovers will bark and howl along as they see Santa Claus give every dog a chance. Will Terry's illustrations show the zany fun of what happens when Santa lets dogs do a reindeer's job.

Jerry Pallotta is an award-winning author of children's books, including What I Saw in the Teachers' Lounge, Dinosaur Christmas, Who Will Guide My Sleigh Tonight?, Apple Fractions, and The Hershey's Milk Chocolate Multiplication Book. His combination of interesting facts, detailed research, humor, and realistic illustrations have mesme...
Title:Santa PupsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10.03 × 8.15 × 0.14 inPublished:September 27, 2016Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545484790

ISBN - 13:9780545484794


Editorial Reviews

Praise for Dinosaur Christmas by Jerry Pallotta and illustrated by Howard McWilliam"As Santa reviews the pros and cons of various dinosaurs, a gorgeous presentation evolves that families will find simply hilarious--and refreshingly unique!" -- Children's BookwatchPraise for F Is for Fenway by Jerry Pallotta and illustrated by John Dykes"Pallotta writes with such infectious enthusiasm ... that readers will join him in appreciating and admiring all that makes Fenway a monument to the great American sport." -- Booklist