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Format:
Title:
Buster, the very shy dog
ISBN:
9780544336070

9780544336063
Edition:
First Green Light readers edition.
Publication:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2015]
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series title(s):
Contents:
Buster's first party -- Buster and Phoebe
Summary:
Buster, a very shy dog, does not get along with the other pets in Roger's house, especially bold and popular Phoebe, but soon Buster discovers his own special talent.
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Summary

"These stories about a puppy searching for his strengths will bring smiles of recognition to the beginning-reader set." -- School Library Journal Join Buster the very shy dog as he discovers his self-worth and self-confidence in a house full of more outgoing canine and feline characters. Formatted for Green Light Readers Level 3, this edition of Buster features two easy-to-read stories from the original book. In the first, a wary Buster reaches out to befriend a girl who seems sad and lonely at a birthday party. In the second, Buster, insecure about his inability to catch a ball, uncovers a winning talent all his own!


Author Notes

Lisze Bechtold lives in Pasadena, California. She is an award-winning independent filmmaker and former animator for various studios, including Walt Disney. The idea for this story came from many memories living with the real Buster and Phoebe. For a game starring Buster the very shy dog, visit  www.bustertheveryshydog.com .