Carl loves his dog Mooch. Carl and Mooch are both nine years old--but that makes Mooch 63 in people years. She's getting old, her fur is faded, she's deaf and mostly blind.
When Carl was younger, Mooch help him deal with the loss of his father; but now, she sleeps most of the time. When she sleeps through a break-in at his house, Carl is afraid his mother will send her away. But Carl's mom loves Mooch almost as much as he does.
Mooch and Me is a touching story about a boy and his dog, and the inevitability of change and loss.
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GILLES GAUTHIER is an author and playwright for young people, and he has received many awards. Three of the book in the Mooch series have been selected for the Canadian Children\s Book Centre \"Our Choice\" award. He is also the author of four Mikey Mite stories.'
PIERRE-ANDRE DEROME works as a graphic designer for a Quebec publishing house specialising in children\s books.'
"Its large print will appeal to children beginning to read chapter books." (Jean Free Canadian Book Review Annual)
"An absolute delight!" (CBC Morningside Children's Book Panel)
"Extremely accessible to readers." (Canadian Materials)
"The book captures the loneliness of a child who has lost his father and the love he has for the pup his father bought him when he was little. Illustrations by Pierre-Andre Dermone show us a weary, lovable dog that may look familiar to more than one child." (Donna Doyle Chronicle Herald)
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