Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
When Mike discovers that his rough-and-tumble new puppy is a female, he tries to make her into a dainty dog.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; gender roles
boy & dog
Best Books: Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009
State and Provincial Reading Lists: Young Adult Reading Program, 2012-2013
dog; owner; feminine characters; masculine characteristics
U'Ren, Andrea, "Pugdog" (2001). Diverse Families. 1176.