A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose

A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose

Amelia wants a dog, needs a dog, and believes she simply cannot live without a small brown dog with a wet pink nose. Her parents think she can. Rather than begging or pleading, Amelia adopts an imaginary dog named Bones. But when Amelia's make-believ...

Title:A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose
ISBN:9780316058308
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  • Hector Gutierrez

    This book was a really fun read. I admired the cleverness of Amelia and I would love for my class to hear her story, and think of times when they used their cleverness to get something. ...

  • Melissa

    Very fresh take on the I-want-a-dog story! Great illustrations. Nice also to see the author do another good job at such a different story than Elizabeti's Doll. ...

  • Annie Zagorec

    This book was enjoyable. It follows a young girl who wants a dog so bad that she creates one with her imagination, but ends up getting a real dog in the end. This story was very creative and a fun, sh...

  • Andrea

    Colorful and appealing illustrations. This book is cute, and the little girl is manipulative—or is she smart—about getting her parents to finally let her have a dog.🐶...

  • M. N.

    Genius! ...

  • Megan Cureton

    Amelia wants a new addition to her family, a dog. She starts to quiz her parents and ask them if they ever get a dog can they do things with it. For example, can they take it in the car with them, and...

  • Tasha

    Amelia wants a dog, specifically a small brown dog with a wet pink nose. But her parents don’t think they are ready for a dog. At first, Amelia tries begging every day. When that doesn’t work, she...

  • Sherry Thornberry

    The main character of this book manages to manipulate her parents into getting her a dog. Great book on making predictions. Very entertaining and a person cannot help but sympathize with the young gir...

  • Kathleen

    I have always said that the secret to successful parenting is bribery. Of course, if I'd had a child anything close to Amelia in A Small Brown Dog with a Wet Pink Nose, I would have to rethink my pare...

  • Heidi-Marie

    I didn't really like this one. Maybe that's because the whole time I knew this girl was being conniving and sneaky. Sure she was cute while she did it. And it was funny to see where it was going. But ...