Treasures don't have to be snazzy or new. This scruffy, old second-chance dog proves it's true! A fun, rhyming story about friendship, acceptance and looking beyond outward appearances, from the author of the award-winning SANTA'S DOG series.
Follow the adventures of Sam, an older shelter dog with a crooked leg and a limp, who finally gets adopted! Sam will capture your heart as you share in his joy of finding friends, a purpose… and most importantly, love. Kids (and adults) of all ages will empathize with and root for this lonely pooch finding his place and getting a new lease on life, while realizing how perfect the imperfect can be!
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2019. SECOND-CHANCE SAM is a sweet, relatable story about facing new experiences and making new friends. Written in verse with delightful illustrations, SECOND-CHANCE SAM gently reminds us to be thankful for what we have, not to judge a book by its cover, and that everyone deserves a second chance.
"A moving tribute to shelter dogs, the humans who love them, and the wisdom of looking beyond outward appearances.” –Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Perfect for ages 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9.
Printed in the USA, this story advocates for the adoption of shelter dogs and the publisher supports animal rescue causes.