In the still before dawn, while the rest of the world is sleeping, a boy and his dog leave the comfort of their warm bed to deliver newspapers. As the boy pedals his bike along a route he knows by heart, his dog runs by his side, both enjoying a world that, before sunrise, belongs only to them.
Acclaimed author and artist Dav Pilkey celebrates the beauty found in silence and the peace that comes from being with a beloved friend in this newly remastered edition of his timeless, Caldecott Honor-winning picture book.
Dav Pilkey has written and illustrated numerous popular, award-winning books for children, including the Captain Underpants and Dumb Bunnies series; Dog Breath, winner of the California Young Reader Medal; and The Paperboy, a Caldecott Honor Book. He lives with his wife in the Pacific Northwest. Visit him online at www.pilkey.com.
- ISBN13: 9780545871860
- Format: Picture Book
- Ages: 4 - 8
- Grades: Pre-K - 3
- Pages: 32
- Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
- Manufacturer: Scholastic Inc.
- Weight (lbs): 0.86400
- Dimensions: 0.34000 x 9.10000 x 10.50000
- Lexile® Measure: 530L
- Guided Reading Level: GR Level N
- DRA Level: 28 - 30
- ACR Level: 2.9
- Language: English