MACLACHLAN, Patricia. Barkus. illus. by Marc Boutavant. 56p. ebook available. Chronicle. Jun. 2017. Tr $14.99. ISBN 9781452111827.
Gr 1-3 –MacLachlan has taken her love of animal stories and created an engaging early chapter book for young readers. This is the tale of a family caring for Barkus, a big brown dog given to them by a favorite uncle. Each chapter finds Barkus and Nicky, his young owner, embarking on silly adventures, from a raucous dog birthday party to an […]