Bark, George

Bark, George

Book - 1999
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George's mother tries to get George to bark and when she can't, she takes him to the vet, and what he discovers is something very unusual.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : HarperCollins Publishers, 1999.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780062051851
Branch Call Number: JE FEIFFER
Characteristics: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Lithgow, John 1945-


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Bark, George is a silly favorite. A young dog is having trouble with the most basic of dog functions, barking. He meows and moos, but no arfs! What is a mother to do?

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Oct 09, 2020

George's mom just wants him to bark like a dog but ends up making all of these other animal sounds! Find out why in this hilarious and classic read!

MissShannonatKrause Sep 03, 2020

So much fun to read all the different animal sounds. And children love to help make those sounds! They don't all understand the joke at the end, but that doesn't stop them from enjoying the book anyway!

Greene_CaitlinW May 01, 2020

This is one of my all-time favorite read-aloud books for storytime! Children will quickly catch on to the pattern and will be delighted to predict what happens next. The ending leaves room for excellent speculation.

Oct 29, 2019

This book is completely delightful and fun for adults, and it made my kids laugh a lot.

ArapahoeMaryA Jul 26, 2019

Bark, George is a clever and interactive read-aloud. The unexpected ending will make you giggle.

VaughanPLKelly Apr 01, 2019

Why can't George bark? This is a fun picture book to read out loud.

Jan 31, 2019

This is a great book for teachers. I used it to teach my students inferencing. Its a funny and useful resource.

IndyPL_LindsayH Jan 11, 2019

This book will have all ages laughing their heads off! Little George has gotten himself in a pickle that his mother can`t believe. It`s a great read-aloud that contains tons of potential for interaction with a group of kids from toddler through kindergarten age. The kids and adults
will be oinking, mooing and quacking along.

DCLkids May 02, 2018

Fun book to share about a dog who can't bark, or can he!

jamormi Nov 07, 2017

My little one loves this book because of the fun animal noises, just like he loves Old McDonald Had a Farm. I still want to know how this little puppy can eat a (SPOILER)


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