Amy Jun Bates
Arthur A. Levine Books
When he is granted his wish for a dog from Wishworks, Inc., third-grader Max is disappointed to find that his new pet is nothing like the dog of his imagination.
Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents
Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award, 2011-2012
Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2011
Volunteer State Book Award, 2012-2013
new school; dog; fantasy; dreaming; bullies
Tolan, Stephanie, "Wishworks, Inc." (2009). Diverse Families. 1026.