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Woof, Purr, Squeak: Books from an Animal's Perspective

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Bad Kitty Gets a Bath
by Nick Bruel Details
Takes a humorous look at the normal way cats bathe, why it is inappropriate for humans to bathe that way, and the challenges of trying to give a cat a real bath with soap and water. Includes fun facts, glossary, and other information.
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Bad Kitty
Claude In the City
by Alex T. Smith Details
When Claude, a small, plump dog, and his friend, Sir Bobblysock, visit the city Claude heroically, if accidentally, stops a thief, then, when Sir Bobblysock becomes ill, Claude rushes him to a hospital and is mistaken for a doctor.
Enemy Of Oceans
by EJ Atlbacker Details
Learning that his wise mentor, Takiza, may have been responsible for his father's death, Gray begins questioning everything he ever believed while preparing for an imminent war against dangerous prehistoric sea monsters.
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Shark Wars
Lupus Rex
by John C. Cash Details
Two quails must risk their lives when they are driven from their home by crows and realize they need to discover common cause with other creatures if they are to find safety in a world filled with peril and adventure.
Mercy Watson to the Rescue
by Kate DiCamillo Details
After Mercy the pig snuggles to sleep with the Watsons, all three awaken with the bed teetering on the edge of a big hole in the floor.
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Mercy Watson
Obi, Gerbil On the Loose
by Michael Delaney Details
Obie the gerbil must fend for herself in a dangerous household, consisting of a dog, three cats, a parrot, and a mouse hidden in the attic, when the Armstrongs go on vacation and instructions for taking care of Obie get lost.
Prince Who Fell From the Sky
by John Claude Bemis Details
When an orbital spacecraft crashes on a post-apocalyptic Earth where animals have regained control, a cub less mother bear adopts the lone survivor, a young boy, and leads him on a journey toward safety from the ruling wolf clans.
The Buddy Files: The Case of the Lost Boy
by Dori Hillestad Butler Details
Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Juvenile. While searching for his mysteriously lost human family, Buddy the dog is adopted by another family and helps solve the mystery of their missing boy.
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Buddy Files
The Lost Treasure of the Emerald Eye
by Geronimo Stilton Details
When Geronimo's sister, Thea, discovers an old, mysterious map showing a secret treasure hidden on a faraway island, the gang of the "Rodent's gazette" is dragged into a treasure hunt.
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The original adventures of Hank the Cowdog
by John R. Erickson Details
Hank the Cowdog, Head of Ranch Security, is framed for the murder of a chicken and becomes an outlaw with the coyotes.
The Storm
by Dayna Lorentz Details
Abandoned in his family's home during a hurricane, Shep the German Shepherd wonders how he will survive until another dog encourages him to escape and explore the unknown dangers of their storm-decimated city.
The World According to Humphrey
by Betty G. Birney Details
Humphrey, pet hamster at Longfellow School, learns that he has an important role to play in helping his classmates and teacher.
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