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Picture Books Featuring Dogs!
Can I Be Your Dog? by
Publication Date: 2018-03-13
Arfy is a hound on a mission! Bound and determined to find a home, Arfy writes letters to everyone on Butternut Street. Honestly, he's the best dog you could ever want. He's obedient! He's housebroken! He even has his own squeaky bone! Who will adopt Arfy in the end? You'll never guess!
Vinny Gets a Job by
Publication Date: 2020-05-26
The Secret Life of Pets meets Amelia Bedelia in this witty and sweet debut picture book about an overly-literal pup trying his paw at several different jobs and the hilarious mishaps that ensue.
I Want a Dog by
Publication Date: 2019-09-24
A girl seeks her perfect pet at an unusual animal shelter.
Publication Date: 2019-09-17
In this heartwarming, wordless picture book that's perfect for dog lovers, a woman visits a park and discovers a pup hiding under a bench--scruffy, scared, and alone. With gentle coaxing, the woman tries to befriend the animal, but the dog is too scared to let her near. Day after day, the woman tries--and day after day, the dog runs away. With perseverance and patience--and help from an enticing tennis ball--a tentative friendship begins. But it's not until a raging storm forces the two together that a joyous and satisfying friendship takes hold. Guojing poignantly explores how trust doesn't always come easily, but how, over time, and with kindness and determination, forever love can grow.
Sterling, Best Dog Ever by
Publication Date: 2018-07-10
Sterling the dog has always wanted a home. But no home has ever wanted him. So when Sterling sees a sign on the side of the Butlery Cutlery Company advertising free "shipping to homes around the world," he is determined to become the most terrific fork ever! For what home doesn't need flatware? Sterling is delivered on time and undamaged to the Gilbert family's front door. He is not, however, what they ordered ... But he may be exactly what they need. Here is a humorous, heart-tugging picture book about finding a family who wants you just as you are.
Excellent Ed by
Publication Date: 2016-05-17
Everyone in the Ellis family is excellent, except Ed the dog, who is determined to find something at which he, too, can excel.
One Two That's My Shoe! by
Publication Date: 2012-06-05
Illustrations and rhyming text encourage the reader to count from one to ten when a mischievous puppy runs off with his owner's shoe.
Wolf Camp by
Publication Date: 2016-05-03
Homer the dog goes away to wolf camp to learn how to bring out his inner wolf.
Classic Dog Books
Clifford the Big Red Dog by
Publication Date: 1988-09-01
Emily Elizabeth describes the activities she enjoys with her very big, very red dog and how they take care of each other.
Good Dog, Carl by
Publication Date: 1991-05-01
Lively and unusual things happen when Carl the dog is left in charge of the baby.
Charlie the Ranch Dog by
Publication Date: 2011-04-26
While Charlie, a sleepy basset hound, tells about the busy life of a ranch dog, his best friend Suzie, a Jack Russell terrier, is getting the work done.
A Ball for Daisy by
Publication Date: 2011-05-10
A wordless picture book showing the fun a dog has with her ball, and what happens when it is lost.
Bark, George by
Publication Date: 1999-06-23
A mother dog tries to teach her pup how to bark, and is surprised at why he wasn't learning.
Where's Spot? by
Publication Date: 1980-10-17
A mother dog finds eight other animals hiding around the house before finding her lost puppy. Flaps conceal the other animals.
How Rocket Learned to Read by
Publication Date: 2010-07-27
A little yellow bird teaches Rocket the dog how to read by first introducing him to the "wondrous, mighty, gorgeous alphabet."
Martha Speaks Book and CD by
Publication Date: 1992-09-28
Problems arise when Martha, the family dog, learns to speak after eating alphabet soup.
Good Boy, Fergus! by
Publication Date: 2006-02-01
Except for his bath, Fergus experiences the perfect doggy day, from chasing cats and motorcycles to being scratched on his favorite tickle spot.
McDuff's Wild Romp by
Publication Date: 2005-05-31
At Aunt Frieda's house for dinner, McDuff the dog and the old cat Purlina have a tussle over a Turkey Tidbit.
Dog Loves Books by
Publication Date: 2010-07-27
Dog loves books so much that he decides to open a book store.
Harry the Dirty Dog by
Publication Date: 2002-05-28
Harry is a white dog with black spots who absolutely, positively hates to take a bath. After a day of adventure, Harry gets so dirty that he no longer looks like a white dog with black spots. Now he looks like a black dog with white spots!
May I Pet Your Dog? by
Publication Date: 2007-04-16
Harry the dog explains how to safely meet him and his friends.