YA/J NONFIC: Dogs: From Predator to Protector by Andy Hirsch

December: Juvenile Fiction Pick

This graphic style nonfiction gives a fun fact-filled account of the evolution and behavior of dogs. – Robin

How well do you know our favorite furry companion? Did they really descend from wolves? What’s the difference between a Chihuahua and a Saint Bernard? And just how smart are they?

Join one friendly mutt on a journey to discover the secret origin of dogs, how genetics and evolution shape species, and where in the world his favorite ball bounced off to.

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