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    Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School - Audio  

    Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School - Audio  

    by Mark Teague and Mark Teague

    A dog laments his fate at obedience school through a series of hilarious letters home.

    FORMAT: Paperback Book & CD

    NARRATOR: TBA

    When Ike Larue is "imprisoned" at the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy, he tries everything to get sent home - weepy letters to his owner, even illness. In reality, Brotweiler is more like camp than prison, but still, Ike's not cut out for life without Mrs. LaRue & his creature comforts. Finally, he runs away only to find himself back in Snort City - just in time to save Mrs. LaRue's life.




    Biography:

    Mark Teague is an award-winning children's book author/illustrator whose books include the How Do Dinosaurs series, his Dear Mrs. LaRue series, FIREHOUSE!, and recently his first novel, THE DOOM MACHINE, which received excellent reviews. Mark lives in New York state with his wife and their two daughters.

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    Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School

    Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School

    by Mark Teague

    When Ike Larue is "imprisoned" at the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy, he tries everything to get sent home—weepy letters to his owner, even illness. In reality, Brotweiler is more like camp than prison, but still, Ike's not cut out for life without Mrs. Larue & his creature comforts. Finally, he runs away only to find himself back in Snort City—just in time to save Mrs. Larue's life.

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Dear Mrs. LaRue

Letters from Obedience School

Author: Mark Teague

Illustrator: Mark Teague

Series: LaRue Books

Interest Level:
Pre-K-3

Lexile Framework:
500L

Grade Level Equivalent:
3.1

Guided Reading Level:
L

Age:
4-8

Genre:
Comedy and Humor, Animal Stories

Subject:
Dogs, Mischief, Creativity and Imagination

About This Book

Through a series of hilarious letters home, Ike tries everything to get released from obedience school. Forget that the Igor Brotweiler Canine Academy is like a spa or a very fancy sleep-away camp, Ike just can't adapt. Not until the madcap climax — involving a daring rescue with tricks learned at school — does Ike work his way back into Mrs. LaRue's good graces and move back home.

Dynamic split-screen visuals contrast the colorful real world of Brotweiler with the black-and-white one in Ike's imagination, which is filled with all the melodramatic horror of a B-movie. Dog lovers, Teague lovers, and humor lovers alike will agree that Dear Mrs. LaRue is Mark's most fetching book to date.

* "A tail-wagger of a book that will have readers howling with amusement."—Publishers Weekly, starred review


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