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The Good Dog

(2001)
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In the Colorado mountain town of Steamboat Springs there must be three hundred dogs.

Jack's malamute, McKinley, is the leader of them all. But Jack, being human, has no way of knowing that. For him, his family's dog is just a great pal. And protector.

Jack cannot know that Redburn, a "leash-licking" Irish setter, is McKinley's rival for the job of head dog. The boy cannot know, with the sudden hillside appearance of a she-wolf, Lupin, that not only McKinley's job -- but his life -- is in danger. Lupin's message: Dogs free yourselves from mankind. Come join us, we who need you to replenish our diminishing wolf pack in the wild.

But imagine how a good dog, loyal to his human pup, would hear Lupin's call!

McKinley's thrilling story tells itself, as first he and the boy together encounter Lupin in a canyon perfect for an old-time ambush, and later as they try to save her from both Redburn and a neighbor, a vicious man armed with a gun and a grudge. No one -- not even McKinley -- can foresee the end.

 
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Hardback Editions

August 2003 : USA Hardback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-7862-5600-1 / 978-0-7862-5600-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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April 2003 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-613-61770-3 / 978-0-613-61770-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
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April 2003 : USA Library Binding
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-7569-1389-6 / 978-0-7569-1389-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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March 2003 : USA Turtleback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-606-27486-3 / 978-0-606-27486-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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2002 : USA Hardback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-439-38789-2 / 978-0-439-38789-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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October 2001 : USA Hardback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-689-83824-7 / 978-0-689-83824-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atheneum/Richard Jackson Books
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Paperback Editions

January 2007 : USA Paperback
Title: The Good Dog Avi
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-545-03548-1 / 978-0-545-03548-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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May 2004 : USA Paperback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-689-87119-8 / 978-0-689-87119-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Aladdin
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April 2003 : USA Paperback
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 0-689-83825-5 / 978-0-689-83825-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Audio Editions

February 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
Publisher: Recorded Books
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February 2013 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
Publisher: Recorded Books
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2003 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 1-4025-2204-5 / 978-1-4025-2204-8 (USA edition)
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2003 : USA Audio CD
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
ISBN: 1-4193-3190-6 / 978-1-4193-3190-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: The Good Dog
Author(s): Avi
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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