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Dogged Flight: A fable told by Canaan dog Keren
by Jerry Halberstadt (Goodreads Author)
“I have always wanted to fly.” Keren is a nine-year-old female Canaan dog who loves to tell stories; some of them are true. Here, she tells about how she made her puppyhood dream of flying with the birds become real. Keren loves to chase and play with anything that moves, but can’t catch the birds. She is dogged—she won’t give up in her efforts to learn how to fly. To over ...more
Kindle Edition, 1.01, 156 pages
Published August 15th 2012 by PhotoLuminations: New Technology Publishing
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Praise for Dogged Flight
“A great story for kids from 5 to 105 years old.”(—Beth, Canaan dog companion)
“It is inspirational. It teaches you to follow your dreams and to never give up...a great book to read to a second grade class (like mine).”(—Madison, 8 years old)
“I shared it with my second grade class. We loved it! We had a nice conversation about the story after we read it. The moral was very appropriate for children and they LOVED the pictures!”(—Amy Egan, teacher)
“Dogged Flight, with its be ...more
This is a whimsical book about a Canaan Dog that wants to fly like the birds and how she finally achieves her goal. The photographs are gorgeous, with Keren, the Canaan Dog star, in many of them. We see her as a cute puppy and as a mature adult, although still with a puppy-like attitude. Her stomping grounds are beautiful ponds and streams on Cape Cod (what a lucky dog!), and there are lovely photographs of the trees and birds that she sees there. Add to all of this some real information about t ...more