A dog's purpose
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New York, NY : Forge, [2010].
ISBN
9780765326263, 0765326264
Lexile measure
970L
Rating
970L
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Book
Physical Desc
319 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.6, 13 Points
Lexile measure
970

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This is the remarkable story of one endearing dog's search for his purpose over the course of several lives. More than just another charming dog story, this touches on the universal quest for an answer to life's most basic question: Why are we here? Surprised to find himself reborn as a rambunctious golden haired puppy after a tragically short life as a stray mutt, Bailey's search for his new life's meaning leads him into the loving arms of 8 year old Ethan. During their countless adventures Bailey joyously discovers how to be a good dog. But this life as a beloved family pet is not the end of Bailey's journey. Reborn as a puppy yet again, Bailey wonders, will he ever find his purpose? Heartwarming, insightful, and often laugh out loud funny, this book is not only the emotional and hilarious story of a dog's many lives, but also a dog's eye commentary on human relationships and the unbreakable bonds between man and man's best friend. This story teaches us that love never dies, that our true friends are always with us, and that every creature on earth is born with a purpose.
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970L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.6,13.0,140940.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,6-8,7.6,20,Quiz: 52750.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.6,13,140940.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Cameron, W. B. (2010). A dog's purpose . Forge.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cameron, W. Bruce. 2010. A Dog's Purpose. New York, NY: Forge.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cameron, W. Bruce. A Dog's Purpose New York, NY: Forge, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cameron, W. Bruce. A Dog's Purpose Forge, 2010.

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