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Teacher's Pets

Teacher's Pets

Ready, Set, Dogs! (Volume 2)

Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole; illustrations by Heather Ross

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In Cole Calmenson's Teacher's Pets, Kate and Lucie are best friends who love, love, love DOGS. But just because they can't have dogs of their own doesn't mean they can't MAGICALLY turn into them!

The FURRY ADVENTURES continue in this CHARMING series when Kate and Lucie find a substitute teacher in their class. Mr. Z makes goofy jokes and has the class going hog wild as he teaches about animal communication. At the same time, mean Darleen makes fun of Kate and Lucie's friendship. Luckily, once Kate and Lucie slap HIGH FIVES and say the special words, they turn into dogs and find a way to save the day. They even make a new friend in the process!


Wake Up!

Crash! Bang! The sound of thunder came booming from Kate Farber's radio.

That got Kate up fast.

"Just kidding about the thunder," said Amos-on-the-Airwaves. "There's not a cloud...

Praise for Teacher's Pets

“Bouncy, rhyming verse and an innovative cast of characters give this counting book zip. . . . Only after many rereadings will little ones get their fill.” —Publishers Weekly on Dinner at the Panda Palace

“Rosie's real-life adventures make for one of the outstanding nonfiction titles of the year.” —Smithsonian Magazine on Rosie: A Visiting Dog's Story

“Required reading for every dog lover!” —Lisa Von Drasek, Children's Librarian at Bank Street College, on May I Pet Your Dog?


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Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole; illustrations by Heather Ross

Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole are friends who have written lots of children's books.

Stephanie is the author of many books, including Rosie, a Visiting Dog's Story and May I Pet Your Dog?, each starring her own dogs. She lives in New York City with her husband, Mark, and their dachshund, Harry.

Joanna, author of a wide range of highly acclaimed books, including How You Were Born, is best known for her popular Magic School Bus series. She lives in North Carolina with her husband, Phil, and their two guinea pigs.

The authors have written and edited books as a team, including Give a Dog a Bone and other anthologies.

Joanna Cole

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