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August 4th, 2017

The magnificent Klise sisters have another hit on their hands!

STAY: A Girl, a Dog, and a Bucket List received a starred review from THE HORN BOOKThis charming title was also included in the HUFFINGTON POST’S ANIMAL BOOKS WELL WORTH READING. To read a fun interview by HORN BOOK’s Elissa Dershowitz and Katie Bircher, please see “FIVE QUESTIONS WITH KATE KLISE AND M. SARAH KLISE “.

Stay: A Girl, a Dog, a Bucket List
by Kate Klise; illus. by M. Sarah Klise
Primary    Feiwel    32 pp.
7/17    978-1-250-10714-5    $17.99

Eli the dog has been with Astrid since her parents brought her home from the hospital as a baby. Now Astrid is getting older, and so is Eli. Before he slows down too much, Astrid wants to make fun memories with him. So she makes a bucket list for Eli, which includes experiences such as eating with him in a restaurant, and taking him down a slide at the playground.

But in the end, what is most important to Eli is the time he spends with Astrid, whom he loves dearly. Sisters Kate and M. Sarah Klise have created a story that reminds readers of all ages that time with our loved ones is the most precious gift of all.