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Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 1st 2012 by Scholastic Canada Ltd.
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Carson
Apr 14, 2014 rated it it was amazing

I thought that this book was great. I really like dogs and the book is only 140 something pages long. the book is really well detailed and i like all the characters in the book too. from libby the quiet drawer, chilko the proud husky, J the adventorus and rebel teen, and the snobby aunt laura. It might sound stupid in the review, but it's areally good book. 5 STARS FOR SURE.
David Polegato
Mar 24, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: silverbirch2014
Nobody's Dog is a great book. The story involves a boy named Jacob and a dog he sees outside his window one night. Jacob hasn't had a great since the car crash that killed his parents, what makes it worse is that he only has vague memory's of the crash. Once he meets a stary dog Jacob and the dog go exploring to find his memory. Nobody's Dogs is a very good book and a great read.
Shayna
Jan 27, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: silver-birch
Nobody's dog is a book that can be funny but also serious. If you like dogs or can make a connection to a a dog experience you would most Likely like this book. It takes you on a journey of feelings and sympathy. It does not take very long to read and is great.
Jennifer Rayment
Sep 03, 2012 rated it it was amazing
The Good Stuff
•Sensitive and not in your face tale of a boy dealing with grief
•Characters are realistic and interesting - nobody is perfect
•Chilko is adorable and I have a sudden urge to adopt a dog
•A great book for bringing up conversations about death & grief
•Darkly funny at times
•Very moving -- I won't lie I cried
•Extremely hopeful
•Jakob is a likeable character whom the reader will really cheer for
•Deals with surviving guilt and grief and becoming stronger for it all - done is a way tha
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Dee Condon
Dec 13, 2015 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this book very much even though its not in my age group. It was written very well. I loved the main character & found when the story was over I wanted to know how things eventually turned out for him
Cerys
May 02, 2014 added it
its good
Jennifer Symonds
Feb 21, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: kid-lit
About a boy dealing with grief and how a dog helps him.
Timo
Mar 04, 2014 added it
It's good
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Reading this in order to review it for the Waterloo Region Record.
Rachel Seigel
Nov 22, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This was such a great read! Well-Written and relateable characters. I cried for the last chapter on the subway this morning!
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