Homer (Hardcover)

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Home isn't just where the heart is.

Home is often where the dog is.

And for this loyal dog—who you will recognize if you have ever loved a dog—home is where you are.

About the Author

Elisha Cooper is the award-winning author of Farm, Beach, Magic Thinks Big, and Dance!, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, as well as other acclaimed titles. His books for adults include the memoir Crawling: A Father's First Year.

Elisha Cooper lives with his family in New York City. He has loved some great dogs in his life.

Praise for Homer…

“Dog lovers will adore this quiet portrayal of companionship on an idyllic summer day. ”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Perfect for reading on the porch on a summer evening, preferably next to a dog.”
-Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Wonderful. . . . This subtle picture book beautifully captures the rhythms of a family, with a dog nestled at its heart.”
-Booklist (starred review)

“Kids living with their own adored older dogs will appreciate the doggy perspective, expressed with simple sweetness.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

Product Details ISBN-10: 0062012487
ISBN-13: 9780062012487
Published: Greenwillow Books, 05/01/2012
Pages: 32
Language: English
Recommended Reading Level Minimum Age: 4
Maximum Age: 8
Minimum Grade Level: P
Maximum Grade Level: 3rd Grade

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