Good DogNo cheating, no looking, I grabbed it myself (no little monkeys taking it this time). And frankly, this one is another winner. Good Dog, by Maya Gottfried is a collection of 16 poems, each about a different breed of dogs. The poems are winners, each told in first person of the particular breed of dog, and most of them are pretty humorous. Each two page spread contains a poem and some black and white sketches on the left-hand page on a white background, and a full color painting on the right side with a black background. Robert Rahway Zakanitch’s paintings are a lovely view. This is a super book for dog lovers. And if you don’t like dogs, it’s still pretty good.

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