The Lutterworth Press
About Us
Payment & Shipping
Returns & Refunds
Privacy Policy
Terms & Conditions
Author Guidelines
Site Map
  Home » Children's Titles » My Puppy is Born (PB) Log In  |  My Account  |  Checkout  |  Contact Us  |  Print   
All Titles
Browse by Title
Browse by Author
Categories
Adult Non-Fiction
Religious Titles
Children's Titles
Children's Religious Titles
Acorn Editions
eBooks
Print Catalogue
Download as PDF »
Search »
 
Use keywords to find the title you are looking for.

Advanced Search »
New Titles »
Christian Faith for Handing On
Christian Faith for Handing On (PDF)
By Helen Oppenheimer
13.80 (incl VAT)
Forthcoming »
The Lyrical Theology of Charles Wesley
The Lyrical Theology of Charles Wesley (PB)
By S.T. Kimbrough
27.50
My Puppy is Born, by Joanna Cole

My Puppy is Born


By Joanna Cole


 
 


The captivating story of a puppy's birth and early life recorded in photographs. Illustrated by Margaret Miller.

Available as: Hardback, Paperback

Would you like to be able to buy this title as an eBook?
Click here to let us know »
Print Hardback 13.50
ISBN: 9780718828615
Specifications: 216x135mm, 40pp, colour photographs
Publication: March 1993
Print Paperback 8.50
ISBN: 9780718828868
Specifications: 250x203mm, 48pp, colour photographs
Publication: March 1993

About this Book

This is the story of how a puppy is born. Fine appealing photographs show the birth of a miniature dachshund and record the first eight weeks of his life. The text, written from the point of view of the child to whom the puppy has been promised, is simple and lively.

Through the child's eyes we see how the puppy is born in an amniotic sac, still attached to the mother by the umbilical cord, with his eyes shut and his ears plugged. We see how the mother licks him clean and dry, how she cares for him and the rest of the litter, how he learns to suck, to crawl, to walk. Watched eagerly by the child who is to own him, the puppy develops steadily, from a frail, helpless creature to an explorer full of life and gaiety, until at last he can leave his mother and go to his new home.

Margaret Miller's photographs, and Joanna Cole's companion text, are simple, honest and reassuring. Designed for the youngest readers, this book presents the universal story of birth and growth.

About the Author

Joanna Cole has a degree in psychology from the College of the City of New York. She took graduate courses in elementary education at New York university. She has worked as a librarian in a Brooklyn school, and now spends a good deal of her time writing for children. She and her husband live in New York.

Reviews and Comments

"As well as being a good book to read with young animal lovers, My Puppy is Born also can explain the subject of birth and growth in an uncomplicated way and should be an unvaluable aid for parents and teachers of four to sixes who are wondering how to approach this sensitive subject."
Nursery World

"... splendid pictures and matter of fact sex education combine to make this a winner for the junior classroom shelf."
The Teacher

"This book must be read by all children to learn and understand miracle of birth."
New World

Shopping Cart »
Items:0
Total:0.00
Special Offers »
Book of the Month

Conspiracy Of Faith
Conspiracy Of Faith (PB)
By Graham Wilmer
13.50 11.48
Currencies
Links
Go to James Clarke and Co Ltd catalogue

Go to The Lutterworth Press blog




Subscribe to our RSS Feed

Find your local bookshop with the Booksellers Association

All material published on this web site is copyright © 1995-2014 The Lutterworth Press,
and may not be reproduced without permission.

The Lutterworth Press, PO Box 60, Cambridge, CB1 2NT, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1223-350865   Fax: +44 (0)1223-366951   Email: publishing@lutterworth.com