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Notes from the dog

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"Sometimes having company is not all it's cracked up to be." Fifteen-year-old Finn is a loner, living with his dad and his amazing dog, Dylan. This summer he's hoping for a job where he doesn't have to talk to anyone except his pal Matthew. Then Johanna moves in next door. She's 10 years older, cool, funny, and she treats Finn as an equal. Dylan loves her, too. Johanna's dealing with breast cancer, and Matthew and Finn learn to care for her, emotionally and physically. When she hires Finn to create a garden, his gardening ideas backfire comically. But Johanna and the garden help Finn discover his talents for connecting with people.
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Grouping Title notes from the dog
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Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Cancer -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Gardening -- Juvenile fiction, Neighbors -- Juvenile fiction, Self-confidence -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Notes from the dog
title_full Notes from the Dog, Notes from the dog / Gary Paulsen, Notes from the dog [sound recording] / Gary Paulsen
title_short Notes from the dog
topic_facet Cancer, Children's audiobooks, Gardening, Neighbors, Self-confidence, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature