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Please, Puppy, Please

Please, Puppy, Please

by Spike Lee, Tonya Lewis Lee Illustrated by Kadir Nelson

Away from the gate, puppy puppy, please, puppy.
Oh wait, puppy, wait, please, please, please, please...

In page after page of tail-wagging fun, Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Spike Lee and his wife, Beacon Award-winning producer Tonya Lewis Lee, take a close-up look at what happens when a couple of high-energy toddlers meet their match in an adventurous pup who has no intention of letting up.

Irresistible illustrations by Coretta Scott King Award winner Kadir Nelson unleash countless memorable moments of toddlerhood, and puppyhood, which families with four-legged friends will enjoy over and over again.

A Children's Book-of-the-Month Club Main Selection

A Black Expressions Book Club Featured Selection

Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
1.9
Lexile Measure
620L
DRA
10
Guided Reading
F
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Book Type
Read-Aloud Book
Genre
Comedy and Humor

About the Authors and Illustrator

Spike Lee
Tonya Lewis Lee
Kadir Nelson Kadir Nelson is a critically acclaimed artist and illustrator. His children’s book awards include the Coretta Scott King Award and the NAACP Image Award.

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