My Dog and I: A Picture Book (Hardcover)

My Dog and I: A Picture Book By Luca Tortolini, Felicita Sala (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Luca Tortolini, Felicita Sala (Illustrator)
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My Dog and I is a delightfully imaginative picture book about a little girl who’s always wanted a dog, showing us that love knows no bounds, from award-winning creators, author Luca Tortolini and illustrator Felicita Sala.
Out for a walk one day, a girl stumbles upon a lost “dog.” Having always wanted a dog of her own, she brings the “little” creature home and takes care of it in secret, hiding it from her parents. Proud of her new “dog,” she plays with it, feeds it, and even takes it around town—much to the chagrin of the townspeople and other kids who have been mean to her in the past.

But one day, when her “little” friend gets the urge to chase something and ends up wandering off, she finds herself with too much sadness to bear. Will she ever find her “dog” again?

About the Author

Felicita Sala is the self-taught illustrator of several picture books, including Be a Tree! by Maria Gianferrari and The Hideout by Susanna Mattiangeli, as well as her own book of recipes for children, What’s Cooking at 10 Garden Street? She grew up between Italy and Australia and now lives in Rome, Italy, with her family.

Praise For…

“a charmer of a book . . . A furry friendship certain to be the envy of young readers everywhere.”

— Kirkus

"Soft jewel-toned watercolors are enlivened with spots of bright colors and detailed lines in this tongue-in-cheek picture book that’s perfect for animal lovers."
— Foreword
Product Details
ISBN: 9781990252303
ISBN-10: 1990252303
Publisher: Milky Way Picture Books
Publication Date: November 21st, 2023
Pages: 48
Language: English