The Dog Days of Charlotte Hayes
It's not that Charlotte hates dogs. Or that she wants all of them to disappear off the face of the planet. It's just that she doesn't see why everyone loves them so much.
So how did she get stuck taking care of a big, drooling Saint Bernard puppy? Rain or shine, hot or cold, poor Beauregard is left chained in the backyard. No one ever plays with him or checks his food and...more
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This book is about a girl Charlotte and her new big Saint Bernard puppy named Beauregard(Killer). How did she get that dog? Well, Charlotte doesn't really liked dogs. It was not that she wanted them to disappear from the face of the earth, she simply didn't like them. And she ended up having one. So how did she get him? Well, she saw him chained in someone's backyard and he looked so sad. He had no water or food, and no one ever played with him. ...more
This is a great book about a young girl who changes during the course of the book and yet her core person stays the same. I thought I had the book ending all figured out and was definitely surprised! Charlotte is a great character. I loved her, her family and her friends - they all seemed very real. Throughout the book, Charlotte does what she thinks is best for others without regard for how her decis ...more
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I think the message this book sends (although not the intended main one which is that Charlotte learns to like dogs) is just horrible. While the protagonist might feel sorry for her St. Bernard, the adults around her neglect the animal so poorly that they ought to be cited for anima ...more
I liked this book because it had lots of detail and the book shower how just because the things you see or hear about something doesn't mean you have to feel that way about it.
I would recommend this b ...more
This is a very sweet yet somewhat realistic story about a girl's life. Charlotte's mother has post-partum depression, her dad gets caught up in good deals until he loses interest, there's a little school drama, a little money drama and there is also an elderly lady who's had a stroke. All of these elements are wrapped up nicely. C ...more