Marley: A Thanksgiving to Remember by John Grogan, Richard Cowdrey (Illustrator), Rick Whipple (Illustrator)
Genre: Children’s Book – Thanksgiving
Pages: 16 Saddle Stitch — 8×8″
Date Published: August 23rd, 2011
Publisher: HarperFestival, a division of HarperCollin’s Children’s Books
Marley can’t wait to lend a helping paw for Thanksgiving!
With the biggest dinner of the year to prepare, Marley’s family is busy. But will Marley’s antics get in the way? Find out in this hilarious lift-the-flap adventure starring the world’s worst dog!
Holiday cooking and festivities can already be crazy enough, but when you through Marley into the mix it’s amazing how what you once thought was cumbersome is nothing compared to what it can become! This is our first adventure with Marley and definitely destined to not be our last!
*Thanks to HarperCollins Children’s for providing a copy for review*
John Grogan is the author of the #1 adult bestseller Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World’s Worst Dog, which inspired the bestselling middle-grade memoir Marley: A Dog Like No Other and the #1 bestselling picture book Bad Dog, Marley! He is also the author of the bestselling A Very Marley Christmas, Marley Goes to School, and Marley and the Kittens. John lives with his wife and three children and their new dogs, Gracie and Woodson, in the Pennsylvania countryside.
Richard Cowdrey has illustrated numerous books for children, including Bad Dog, Marley!, A Very Marley Christmas, Marley Goes to School, and Marley and the Kittens by John Grogan. He is the owner of a yellow Labrador named Murphy, whose behavior is remarkably similar to Marley’s. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.