Cover image for George Washington and the general's dog
Title:
George Washington and the general's dog
Author:
Murphy, Frank, 1952-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Random House, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
48 pages ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Recounts events in the life of George Washington which focus on his fondness for animals.
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.5 0.5 83262.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780375810152

9780375910159
Format :
Book

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Summary

Children will delight at this little-known-story about our nation's first president, George Washington, that makes for perfect President's Day readers!

Boom! Bang! Guns fire! Cannons roar! This Step 3 History Reader is about George Washington fighting in the American Revolution. He sees a dog lost on the battlefield. Whose dog is it? How will it find its master? Early readers will be surprised to find out what happens in this little-known true story about America's first president.

Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics. These books are for children who are ready to read on their own.


Author Notes

FRANK MURPHY has taught a wide variety of grades at the elementary and middle school level. A history buff, baseball fan, and popular speaker, Frank is the author of many fun historical fiction books for young readers, including several popular Step into Reading History Readers.

RICHARD WALZ is the illustrator of many humorous historical Step into Reading books. He lives in Northampton, Massachusetts.