The Dog Who Cried Wolf by Keiko KaszaThe Dog Who Cried Wolf by Keiko Kasza

The Dog Who Cried Wolf

byKeiko KaszaIllustratorKeiko Kasza

Paperback | February 19, 2009

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Moka is a good dog. But when Michelle, his little girl, reads him a book about wolves, being a good dog suddenly seems awfully boring. Wolves get to run around doing whatever they want. No one ever makes a wolf dress up for a tea party. So Moka decides to run away to the wild. But what will happen when the real wolves show up?
Keiko Kasza was born on a small Japanese island in the Inland Sea of Japan. She grew up in a typical Japanese extended family with her parents, two brothers, and grandparents. Uncles, aunts, and cousins also lived nearby. "All the steps I took growing up were very normal," Ms. Kasza says. "The only unusual thing I did was go to college...
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Title:The Dog Who Cried WolfFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9.91 × 8 × 0.14 inPublished:February 19, 2009Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142413054

ISBN - 13:9780142413050

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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"Captivat[ing]. . . Children will howl with delight when they meet this engaging pup.”—School Library Journal, starred review."—School Library Journal, starred review"Thanks to excellent pacing, children will get caught up in the childlike Moka's emotions: the pleasure of being free, the loneliness of night, and the exuberant reunion with Michelle…. A final twist provides the perfect end to this appealing tale that will lend itself to storytime or one-on-one reading."—Booklist