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Now Hiring: White House Dog

3.18 of 5 stars 3.18  ·  rating details  ·  17 ratings  ·  7 reviews
A clever twist on the First Family's dog hunt, this is the story of two little girls, living in the White House, who post a sign on the lawn to kick off their search for the perfect dog. Soon the applicants are lining up, and as the parents prepare for a fancy state dinner, the girls conduct their secret dog interviews. Every time the doorbell rings, a different dog has co ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published April 28th 2009 by Walker Childrens
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Jan 17, 2010 Jodysegal rated it 2 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: PS-2nd Grade
2.5 Finding the President’s family dog takes center stage in a fun new picture book in which an endearing array of dogs interview for the special job. The first daughters run the show, rushing to answer the doorbell each time it rings, while their parents, shown only from the neck down, ready for an important evening and inquire with each ring of the bell if it’s the Queen of England or the Dalai Lama. The authors cleverly match each dog breed with the right sales pitch: an English sheepdog prom ...more
Tentu saja, menjadi anjing di rumah orang nomor satu di AS tidak bisa sembarangan. Orang saja nggak bisa sembarangan masuk Gedung Putih, apalagi anjing, guk guk! So, Malia dan Sasha (eh Big Sister dan Little Sister) harus berpikir banyak saat memilih anjing-anjing yang berdatangan ke rumah mereka setelah mereka memasang pengumuman. Apakah si greyhound, rottweiler, terrier, golden retriever, atau pudel yang akan terpilih?? *lumayan juga mengenal jenis-jenis anjing...*
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1140th - 2011

Sepertinya buku bergambar ini mengambil ide dari kisah Malia dan Sasha Obama, yang selama masa kampanye dijanjikan akan mendapat anjing peliharaan oleh orang tuanya. Tentu saja, acara mencari anjingnya tidak sampai pakai pasang plang sendiri seperti di buku ini. Dalam kehidupan nyata, the First Dog bernama Bo, bukan Lee.
Apr 30, 2009 Molly rated it 5 of 5 stars
Shelves: funny
This is my second book about the White House dog and my favorite so far. I love that it made life in the white house sound somewhat normal. And that the first lady and president are like other parents. This was a fun book. Ages 4+
"Little Sister" and "Big Sister," huh?

I prefer "Masha" and "Salia."
A cute book for Obama fans.
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