The Year of the Dog

Author(s): Grace Lin

Middle Fiction

The Year of the Dog is a humorous and poignant middle grade novel based on the author's true childhood adventures, interwoven with funny and often profound stories from her mother's life. Whimsical black and white illustrations by the author accompany the text. Universal themes of friendship, family, and finding one's life passions make this novel appealing to all readers. This debut novel by a prolific picture book author and illustrator has all the makings of a classic.

Product Information

"Entertaining and often illuminating." ""The Horn Book"""

Grace Lin is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design. She is the author and illustrator of seven picture books and the illustrator of a further eight. She lives with her husband Robert.

General Fields

  • : 9780316060028
  • : Little, Brown Company
  • : Sphere
  • : April 2007
  • : 193mm X 133mm X 13mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 112
  • : ill
  • : Grace Lin
  • : Paperback
  • : 813.54