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Sleepy Dog, wake up!
Ziefert, Harriet.
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Publication Information:
New York : Random House, 2015.
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Simple text and illustrations portray a small dog waking up, having breakfast, and getting ready to play.
General Note:
Sequel to: Sleepy Dog.
Reading Level:
BR Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 0.9 0.5 171839.
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Central Library J READER Juvenile Fiction Childrens Area-Readers

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The sequel to the bestselling Sleepy Dog !

In this Step 1 Step into Reading Reader, Sleepy Dog does not want to wake up! The sun is up, the cat is up-- wake up, Sleepy Dog ! Every sleepy child will laugh with Sleepy Dog as he shakes off his snooziness and finally gets out of bed, all ready to play. Fans of the original Sleepy Dog will be excited to join in Sleepy Dog's fun morning.

Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyme and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story.

Author Notes

Harriet Ziefert is a children's author born in 1941 in New Jersey. She has written several hundred children's books, including the Little Hippo series. Ziefert and illustrator Emilie Bon have collaborated on a series of "Little Hippo" books, the first of which was published in 1988 by Viking Penguin. The books are written for children between 1 1/2 to 5 years-of-age. They are intended to help children deal with change, like the addition of a new baby to the family or moving to a new house.

Her titles include Little Hippo's New Baby, Little Hippo's New Friend, Little Hippo's New School and Grandpa, Will You Play With Me?

(Bowker Author Biography)

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