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A New Barker in the House

Title

A New Barker in the House

Authors

Tomie DePaola

Illustrator

Tomie DePaola

Publisher

G.P Putnam's Sons New York

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9780399238659

Genre

animal fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; Language barrier; adopted child; different languages

Annotation

Twins Moffie and Morgie are excited when they hear that their family is adopting a three-year-old Hispanic boy.

Grade Level

PK-1

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

dogs

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

dogs

Keywords

twins; Spanish; English; dogs; playing

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

A New Barker in the House

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