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OCTOBER 3, 2010
Bad to the Bone by Lucy Nolan

The third installment in the "Down Girl and Sit" series, Bad to the Bone is a dog lover's book.  This book is humorous and presented in a narrative first person (in this case first dog), Down Girl's point of view.  Down Girl and her friend dog, Sit, find it difficult to train their owners.  After not getting positive attention from their owners and problems with the neighborhood cat, Here Kitty Kitty, they decide to be "bad to the bone."  Thus, leading Down Girl and Sit to dog training school which adds to the dog humor you will find in this book.  The story is most suitable for readers in grades 1-3.  Bad to the Bone would make a nice family read aloud for those with a family dog and could easily entertain preschool children as well.

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