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Farley and the Lost Bone

3.64 of 5 stars 3.64  ·  rating details  ·  36 ratings  ·  7 reviews
The ever-popular and appealing Farley makes his second appearance in a children’s storybook. The first, Farley Follows His Nose (Harper Collins, 2009), has sold more than 3,000 copies in the U.S. and more than 5,000 in Canada, where it has won several awards, including being named one of the year’s 10 best by th ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 21st 2011 by Andrews McMeel Publishing
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Spring has sprung in Farley's world and he knows he should remember something but what! When he realizes that he buried a juicy bone last fall, he begins his search digging all over the place,and he quickly winds up in trouble! Will Farley ever remember where he buried that darned bone?

I loved this book! The colorful illustrations and expressions on Farley's face really captured the essence of the story. Youngsters will certainly be drawn into this story and will come away with a lesson about pe
When I picked this up, I knew I recognized the illustrations, and once I began reaing I knew it was from the “For Better or For Worse” comic series I used to read in the newspaper. Farley, the dog and main character, buried his bone last fall in a place where he must have thought he’d remember. When Spring comes around, he realizes he can’t remember where it is and looks all over the place for it and finally does find it right where he left it. Of course, he must bury it again when it is supper ...more
It's been a long time since winter and Farley can't recall where he hid his bone. He looks in the places that his family enjoys like the garden and sandbox, but doesn't have any luck. He finds his bone back in his special thinking area and hopes to remember where he places the bone next time.
For Better or For Worse Characters in a children's book. It's an alright little story, but one that could have probably been done more quickly and concisely in a Sunday morning comic strip.
Alyson (Kid Lit Frenzy)
Fans of the "For Better or Worse" comic strip will probably enjoy this. Farley has lost his bone and in an attempt to find it gets everyone a little mad at him.
I'm a sucker for Rose is Rose and this story is so cute!
Hey! The For Better or For Worse characters!
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Lynn Johnston CM OM is a Canadian cartoonist, well known for her comic strip For Better or For Worse, and was the first female cartoonist to win the Reuben Award.
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