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- DescriptionWhen Hannah was in first grade, she hated reading. The young girl had dyslexia. She had trouble prouncing words and even recognizing letters on a page. Hannah felt nervous reading in front of her classmates. Things changed, though, when she met Kailaa furry, friendly Shetland sheepdog. For a few minutes every week, Kaila would listen quietly as the girl read books aloud. Soon, Hannah felt more relaxed. She could read faster and prounce hard words. How could a dog like Kaila help a child read? In this inspiring book, young readers will learn about Reading Education Assistance Dogs (R.E.A.D.). In schools and libraries all over the world, these specially trained dogsfrom tiny terriers to giant mastiffsare helping kids overcome their difficulties with reading. Packed with real-life stories and adorable, full-color photos of these remarkable animals, this book is sure to be a favorite of dog-lovers everywhere.
- Author(s)Meish Goldish
- PublisherBearport Publishing
- Date of Publication01/01/2015
- SubjectChildren's General Interest & Leisure
- Series TitleDog Heroes
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintBearport Publishing
- Content Noteillustrations
- Weight272 g
- Width198 mm
- Height267 mm
- Spine8 mm
- Format DetailsSewn,Cloth over boards
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