Themes: Animals and Pets;Families;Friendship;Humor
What happens when the dog of the house goes to the beach and leaves the cat at home with the baby? Find out in this gentle tale of the two very different days of house pets, Hondo the dog, and Fabian the cat.
"...very highly recommended..." - Children's Bookwatch "Jeff Brooks' narration is...slow paced and gentle, emphasizing the key points in the story without intruding on the action. Youngsters will enjoy spending time with these two special pets." - Booklist
ALA Notable Recording;New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year;Caldecott Honor Book;ALA Notable Book