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G.P. Putnam's Sons,
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Poor Spike is bored. He's tired of running, jumping and playing Frisbee. Convinced he'd be happier being someone else?ANYONE ELSE!?Spike runs away and tries to be a horse, only to discover that it's hard to stand with a rider on your back. He tries to be a chicken, but learns that eggs are very fragile. He tries to be a fish, but finds out that water can be cold. And when he tries to fly like a bird, he falls flat on his furry face. It's a good thing Spike has a girl at home who loves him, because it turns out that being a dog is what he does best!With bright, expressive line drawings and a story that's fresh and funny, Paulette Bogan shows us how silly it is to try to be something we're not!
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Grouped Work ID 074a7990-a8e6-2118-02e5-eab90969dd19
Grouping Title spike
Grouping Author bogan paulette
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-02-17 05:03:41AM
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publishDate 1998
record_details ils:a129232|Book|Books||English|G.P. Putnam's Sons,|1998.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Dogs -- Fiction, Self-acceptance -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Spike
title_full Spike / written and illustrated by Paulette Bogan
title_short Spike
topic_facet Animals, Dogs, Self-acceptance