The Old Woman Who Named Things

The Old Woman Who Named Things

Book - 1996 | 1st ed
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An old woman who has outlived all her friends is reluctant to become too attached to the stray dog that visits her each day.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace, c1996
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780152578091
Branch Call Number: RYL
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm


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Aug 30, 2014

Such a delightful and touching book. When a shy brown puppy appears at her gate , the old woman does not want to be too friendly for fear it will stay and she doesn't want to outlive the puppy like she has all her old friends. She tells it to go home but the puppy has other ideas and this is the heartwarming story of what happens .

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