Bone Dog

By Rohmann, Eric

 Not Rated. Be the first to rate this product!

ISBN
978-1-59643-150-8
Publisher
Roaring Brook


REVIEWS

School Library Journal

Starred Review on July 1, 2011

PreS-Gr 2—Employing the printmaking techniques that earned him a Caldecott Award for My Friend Rabbit (Roaring Brook, 2002), Rohmann continues to mine the depths of friendship, this time between a boy and his dog. Readers first encounter Gus and Ella frolicking with a pack of dogs; then they are framed against a low-hanging moon having a heart-to-heart. Ella explains that due to her age she "won't be around much longer. But…I'll always be with you." Furthermore, "A promise made under a full moon cannot be broken." The dog's dea...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Magazine

Reviewed on July 1, 2011

Trick-or-treating past a graveyard dressed as a skeleton is always a risky move. But this Halloween, when real skeletons come out to taunt and possibly eat Gus, he has a secret weapon: the ghost of his dog Ella. The forceful black lines and high contrast of Rohmann's relief prints, the same technique he used in his Caldecott-winning My Friend Rabbit, give hi...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on January 1, 2011

Gus, trick-or-treating past a graveyard dressed as a skeleton, has a secret weapon against the <i>real</i> skeletons that t...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Become a Pro


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Add To My List

cover
by

This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Export


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Save List Search Query


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.

Follow Lists


This feature is only available to Pro subscribers. Please log in, or upgrade your subscription.