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The Puppy Collection #5: Piper’s First Show

By: Susan Hughes
Illustrated by: Leanne Franson
  • ISBN 9781443133609, Paperback
  • 96 Pages | Ages 6 to 9

Meet all kinds of puppies in this sweet illustrated series perfect for newly independent readers!

Kat and her friends are eager to help when Aunt Jenn asks them to train a special puppy, 4-month-old Bernese mountain dog Piper, for her first puppy show.

They only need to work on a few simple commands, but the girls soon find out that training a puppy is not as easy as it seems . . .

Can Kat, Maya, and Grace get Piper ready for her first puppy show in time?

Rights Sold

Czech – Albatros, English (Australia) – Scholastic Australia, English (NZ) – Scholastic New Zealand, English (UK) – Scholastic UK, English (US book clubs) – Scholastic Inc., French (N. Amer.) – Éditions Scholastic

Selling Points

• Adorable puppies on every cover. • Character education will appeal to teachers and parents • Fun puppy stories, complete with black & white interior illustrations of more cute puppies! • Collectible series books are in high demand with girls of this age group.


  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre, 2015
  • Commended, Resource Links, Best of the Year, 2015