Mastiffs Are the Best!
From the Series The Best Dogs Ever
What’s that huge dog with the short, coarse coat and mellow personality? It’s the mastiff! Mastiffs are gentle giants with a calm and easygoing temperament. Their owners think they are the best dogs ever—and it’s easy to see why. If you’re a mastiff fan, you’ll want to learn all about this breed, from its therapeutic work in hospitals and nursing homes to its history of fighting with the Roman army. You’ll also want to find out how to care for the mastiff. So check put this go-to guide for mastiff lovers—and learn all about why mastiffs are the best breed there is!
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.5|
|Guided Reading Level||Q|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.5|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||141956|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource|
Author: Elaine Landau
Award-winning nonfiction children's book author Elaine Landau has written over 300 books for young readers. She worked as a newspaper reporter, a children's book editor, and a youth services librarian before becoming a full time author.
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The Best Dogs Ever
The Best Dogs Ever takes a fan-club approach to introducing the characteristics and history of different dog breeds, letting readers know what distinctive features make their favorite breed “the best.” The books also provide balanced information on pet ownership and present… View available downloads →