Juvenile Fiction, Animals, Pets
“Do Bears Have Belly Buttons?”
by Mindy Atwood
“Grandma, do bears have belly buttons?” Alexis asks lots of remarkable questions. Usually, Grandma knows the answers to them, but even she doesn’t know if bears have belly buttons. Grandma takes Alexis to the zoo to meet Dr. Merry, who answers ...
Dear Diary, It's Me, Stella
by Krista Keough
Dear Diary, It’s Me, Stella is based on the triumphant true story of an American Bully named Stella and chronicles her freedom journey across North America, written as diary entries from her point of view and illustrated using only the colours that ...
My Puppy Buddy, Dougie
by Keith Garety
A little girl has a puppy named Dougie who follows her wherever she goes. As she goes about her day, she describes the funny things that her puppy buddy does. He sits under the shower curtain, sleeps on the couch in all kinds of poses, and wags his ...
by Sanjae Citko
The target audience is for kids in elementary/early education. The text deals with themes about the life cycle, metamorphosis, amphibians, nature, exploration & observation, caring for pets and responsibility. This story features a young boy who ...
The Adventures of Steven and Rex
Blast Off! by Anthony Sestito
Away we go! It’s just another Sunday for young Steven. As he tries to avoid doing any chores around the house, he looks for an escape from it all. Steven and his dog Rex manage to get themselves far away from home— too far away. Going into unknown ...
The Adventures of Peek-A-Boo and Princess Cheyenne
by Shani Simmons
Cheyenne is a pampered show kitty living with a loving family. Peek-A-Boo is a feral cat who was left at the humane society. When Peek-A-Boo is adopted by Cheyenne’s family, Cheyenne’s jealousy causes her to lie to the new cat. She tells Peek-A-Boo ...
Jack the Husky Gets a Sister
by Shannon Carlson
The second book in the Jack the Husky series sees Jack get a sister - Sophie, who is adopted from an animal rescue group. Jack & Sophie bond right away but Sophie struggles to adjust to her new home. Shannon and Jack learn that some dogs need space ...
Taffy and Troy
A Dip and A Snip by Wendy Davidchuk and Marilyn Grovum
Taffy and Troy loved to play in the dirt. Oh what a sight! Would they ever turn white again? They needed to have a dip before they could go for a snip. This is the second book in the Taffy and Troy series. Taffy and Troy show early readers that ...
My Tale of the Tails
This sweet story of two dogs' activities for a day will entice many of you from 4-94. It is a happy day for these rambunctious, playful dogs and their owner, which will make you smile and feel good. Come along and join in the fun for a day of dog ...
Max and the Golf Ball Bandit
by Janet Charlebois
Jannie and Max are on another adventure! Jannie and Max, her apricot poodle, are off on a camping and golfing trip. Jannie golfs while Max rides in the golf cart. Jannie hits her ball down the fairway. But, when she goes to get it, she can’t find ...