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This funny and kid-appealing Step 2 early reader is about one small but brave little dog! Peanut has a super sniffer. When the toddler in his family wanders off in the grocery store, Peanut's sniffing skills pay off and make him a big hero. A very relatable story in an easy-to-read format with bright illustrations from Mike Reed.

Step 2 Readers use basic vocabulary and shor
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Paperback, 32 pages
Published October 28th 2003 by Random House (first published October 1st 2003)
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Steve Rouhotas Jr
Apr 17, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: children, libby-reads
"It was a good book. My brother was in it. His name is Tad just like in the book." Says my 5 year old reader; LJ.
Jake
Feb 03, 2008 rated it it was amazing
I read the first two pages of this book BY MYSELF and mommy almost cried. She's weird.

VERY cute story about how a dog's habit of sniffing stinky things comes in very handy.
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Meghan
Mar 23, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: children
First, I'm not in love with this book.

The plot goes something like this: a family goes grocery shopping. They (for some reason) bring their dog along for the trip. The baby wanders off. Peanut, the dog, follows his nose and finds the baby in the nick of time.

Not a great plot there.


BUT I have used this one to help three different children practice reading, and all seemed to love the story. It isn't short enough to seem like a 'baby' book, and they can follow the plot even if they are struggling a
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Rosa Cline
Jun 29, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: kids
Peanut is an adventurous dog and his family take him with them wherever they go. He loves to sniff anything and everything especially those stinky things! But when baby brother gets lost it's Peanut that saves the day...that and a dirty diaper!
Meg McGregor
Apr 02, 2014 rated it liked it
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With those deep chocolate brown eyes who wouldn't love Peanut? But Peanut proves he is more than just a handsome face when he rescues one of his human family!

Great illustrations will keep your little one reading page after page!
Shuntia Williams
This is a great book for beginning readers to read. The story is about a dog who is looking for a family member.
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