how_to_steal_a_dog.jpgHow to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor

Book Summary
Georgina Hayes is desperate. Ever since her father left and they were evicted from their apartment, her family has been living in their car. With her mama juggling two jobs and trying to make enough money to find a place to live, Georgina is stuck looking after her younger brother, Toby. And she has her heart set on improving their situation. When Georgina spots a missing-dog poster
with a reward of five hundred dollars, the solution to all her problems suddenly seems within reach. All she has to do is “borrow” the right dog and its owners are sure to offer a reward. What happens next is the last thing she expected.

barbara_o'connor.jpgAuthor Information Click here to visit author's website
Barbara O’Connor lives in Duxbury, Massachusetts, a historic seaside village near Boston. She has a small but fantastic family: one husband, one son, two dogs, and one cat. She grew up in South Carolina, a beautiful state with mountains, beaches, and lots of interesting stuff in between. Barbara O’Connor has always loved to write. As a child, she wrote poems and stories and even a whole book. Now that she’s grown, she still loves to write. And she loves children. So it seems only logical to write for children. She also enjoys writing biographies because she likes reading about people’s lives and doing research. And she likes turning facts about a life into a story about a life.

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