By Adam Stower
Orchard Books, 2011. Picture Book.
Lily has always wanted a dog so she is elated to find what she believes to be a dog in her backyard. The unsuspecting bear doesn’t know what to think when little Lily takes him in and keeps him as her pet dog. Lily eventually realizes that her “dog” may belong to someone else so she prepares a poster which eventually leads to the departure of her pet. But don’t worry, she finds a new pet! Little children will enjoy this fun picture book with a cute little girl and a huggable bear.