Drummond, Ree Charlie the Ranch Dog: Stuck in the Mud HarperCollin, 2014. $16.99 EARLY READER
Charlie is a cattle herding dog, so he is thrilled when its time
to go and herd some cattle. He prides himself on being calm and good at this
job. When a little calf runs off, Charlie knows to herd it back, but together
they fall into a mud pit. Will Charlie be able to maintain his cool and think
of a way to save them both?
This was a cute book about a dog who lives up to what he claims
to be. The illustrations are harmonious and Charlie provides cover appeal for
readers. A level one early reader that is basic and easy for younger readers.
EL(K-3) – ADVISABLE Reviewer:
Stephanie Elementary School Librarian & Author.