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Macmillan Children's Book

Carl and the Puppies

My Readers

Author: Alexandra Day

Carl and the Puppies

Carl and the Puppies


About This Book

My Readers Level 1: Carl, the lovable rottweiler from the classic picture books, is babysitting three rowdy puppies while Mama takes a nap in this all new story created especially for beginning readers.

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Alexandra Day's beloved babysitter, Carl the dog, stars in this two beloved story created especially for beginning readers.

Mama Dog needs a rest. Carl offers to watch her puppies. Will he be able to keep three playful puppies out of trouble?

With a focus on high-quality writing and top-notch artwork, My Readers are original stories—not adaptations—with new illustrations that provide what beginning readers need most: a great story.

Children will get hooked on these stories for the same reasons that these books became classics—appealing characters, dramatic plots, and beautiful artwork. These qualities are the best way to help children discover the joy of reading independently.

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Square Fish



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“The illustrations realistically show a trio of playful puppies and of course everyone's favorite dog, Carl.” —Children's Literature

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Carl and the Puppies

Carl and the Puppies