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Sparky & Spike : Charles Schulz and the wildest, smartest dog ever / by Barbara Lowell ; illustrated by Dan Andreasen.

Lowell, Barbara, (author.). Andreasen, Dan, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

This charming book is a story about a boy nicknamed Sparky and his beloved dog, Spike. Spike is the most amazing dog ever. He inspires Sparky to draw. Someday, Sparky will be an artist. Based on the childhood of Charles Schulz, creator of the world-renowned Peanuts comic, and the dog who inspired the most beloved dog of all--Snoopy--this book will resonate with children everywhere. Sparky & Spike includes a biographical note, as well as archival photographs of Sparky and Spike and a letter Charles Schulz wrote to the book's illustrator, Dan Andreasen, when Andreasen was a boy.--Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library LOWELL (Barbara) (Text) 37814003413953 JUV EASY - NEW Book System_Only_3months 07/28/2021 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library E LOW (Text) 33892006479233 PICTURE BOOKS Book None 05/04/2019 Checked out 10/12/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781944903589
  • ISBN: 1944903585
  • Physical Description: 33 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Petaluma, California : Cameron + Company, [2019]

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General Note:
Includes author's note about Charles Schulz.
Summary, etc.:
This charming book is a story about a boy nicknamed Sparky and his beloved dog, Spike. Spike is the most amazing dog ever. He inspires Sparky to draw. Someday, Sparky will be an artist. Based on the childhood of Charles Schulz, creator of the world-renowned Peanuts comic, and the dog who inspired the most beloved dog of all--Snoopy--this book will resonate with children everywhere. Sparky & Spike includes a biographical note, as well as archival photographs of Sparky and Spike and a letter Charles Schulz wrote to the book's illustrator, Dan Andreasen, when Andreasen was a boy.--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe), 1922-2000 > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Drawing > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.
Summary: This charming book is a story about a boy nicknamed Sparky and his beloved dog, Spike. Spike is the most amazing dog ever. He inspires Sparky to draw. Someday, Sparky will be an artist. Based on the childhood of Charles Schulz, creator of the world-renowned Peanuts comic, and the dog who inspired the most beloved dog of all--Snoopy--this book will resonate with children everywhere. Sparky & Spike includes a biographical note, as well as archival photographs of Sparky and Spike and a letter Charles Schulz wrote to the book's illustrator, Dan Andreasen, when Andreasen was a boy.--Provided by publisher.

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