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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

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9780399238659

Pages

32 pages

Genre

animal fantasy

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

dogs

Race/Ethnicities

dogs

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

twins; Spanish; English; dogs; playing

Diversity Impact

direct

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