The third book in a sweet and funny Branches series about a pug and his human, told from the pug's POV! Pick a book. Grow a reader!
This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!
When the local animal shelter can't afford new toys, it's up to Bub and his human, Bella, to save the day. But how could they possibly raise the money? A pet wash, of course! Fun and high jinks abound as Bella and Bub learn that running a pet wash is harder and wetter than it looks.
With full-color artwork throughout, this funny and charming diary-format early chapter book is perfect for anyone who believes a furry pal is the best kind of friend.
About the Author
Growing up, Kyla May lived on a close-knit tree-lined avenue. This is where she met her childhood best friends (who are still her dearest friends). Together they created their own girls' club, where Kyla was “president” of sticker collecting and roller-skating activities. Through these childhood best friends, Kyla discovered her endless imagination. Kyla lives near the beach in Australia.
Praise for Pug Blasts Off: A Branches Book (Diary of a Pug #1):
"May's cutesy, full-color cartoon art sets the tone for this pug-tastic romp for the new-to-chapter-books crowd. Bub's infectious first-person narration pushes the silly factor off the charts." -- Kirkus Reviews
Praise for Pug's Snow Day: A Branches Book (Diary of a Pug #2):
"The full-color cartoon illustrations, especially of Bub, are adorably expressive and certain to please the age group. A strong, accessible diary story for readers seeking an adorable animal tale." -- Kirkus Reviews
"May's next title in the "Diary of a Pug" series is a hilarious and heartwarming tale of a dog's first snow... Readers new to chapter books will love the unique diary format and vibrant illustrations." -- Elizabeth Pelayo, St. Charles East High School, IL