What's Up, Pup?: How Our Furry Friends Communicate and What They Are Saying (Hardcover)

What's Up, Pup?: How Our Furry Friends Communicate and What They Are Saying By Kersten Hamilton, Lili Chin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kersten Hamilton, Lili Chin (Illustrator)
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This rollicking rhyming picture book by Kersten Hamilton, What's Up, Pup?, features lively illustrations from Lili Chin, and explores all the ways that dogs express themselves, perfect for pup lovers of all ages.

Dogs are communicating with us all the time—even without words, they can tell us that they want to play, get scritches, or say I love you! From sniffers and ears to muzzles and rears, from tail wags to tongue flicks and everything in between…what is your pup trying to say? Maybe, if you watch very closely . . . you'll see your pup talk!

About the Author

Kersten Hamilton is the author of numerous books for children, including the picture books Red Truck, Yellow Copter, and Blue Boat. She lives in New Mexico. Visit her website for more information!

Lili Chin is an illustrator best known for her pet-centric art and gift products as well as her dog body language infographics, which are popular with dog owners and relied on by renowned animal behavior experts and advocacy organizations around the world. She also authored and illustrated Doggie Language: A Dog Lover’s Guide to Understanding Your Best Friend, which is being translated into multiple languages. She lives in Los Angeles and is the parent of Boogie the Boston Terrier and two rescue cats, Mambo and Shimmy. Visit her website and follow her on Instagram and Twitter.

Praise For…

"Dogs have much to tell us, and this book clarifies the basics of pupspeak effectively and humorously... The lively, colorful illustrations have child appeal and feature frisky pups of various colors, sizes, and breeds." — Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9780374389192
ISBN-10: 0374389195
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Publication Date: November 15th, 2022
Pages: 40
Language: English