By Cynthia Voigt
Cynthia Voigt - Angus and Sadie
Davis Farm sequence, ebook 1
Illustrations via Tom Leigh
Angus is black and white and strong.
Sadie is reddish brown and white and small.
"They don't glance a lot alike," says Missus.
"They don't act a lot alike," says Mister.
Angus and Sadie are brother and sister. Angus is greater. he's an outstanding, courageous, and shrewdpermanent puppy -- and he likes that. Sadie isn't as speedy to profit -- or to obey. whilst cats bounce at her, she yelps and runs away. Angus thinks that implies she's fearful of every thing. yet Sadie isn't so convinced that's true.
Newbery Medalist Cynthia Voigt's tale of border collie doggies transforming into up on a farm in Maine is for animal fans of every age, and for a person who's ever had -- or questioned what it'd be wish to have -- a brother or sister similar to themselves, yet very, very assorted.
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He lingered a moment to read the cover of one of the magazines before placing it down next to a course catalog from a local community college. The furniture, although worn from years of use, felt homey and invited you to sit down and get comfortable. Kyle guessed that everything was either a hand-me-down or bought at the Salvation Army store with limited funds. A picture frame perched on the television caught his attention. He picked up the wooden frame, a double oval containing a portrait of Lauren with a man and woman he guessed were her parents on one side, a candid shot of Kristen at the park in the other.
Nothing seems to be disconnected. " "That won't be necessary," she blurted out. There was no way she was going to let some stranger climb into her car and drive away with her baby. " The aplomb in his voice, more than his words, told her that he was unconvinced. She struck a threatening pose with her arms held out in front of her, fists clenched, and shouted, "Don't come any closer. " He glanced at her blankly and darted his eyebrows upward. " Lauren's pulse quickened, and she nervously shifted her body weight from one foot to the other, grounding herself in.
Although the wave of heat his touch generated filled her with a stirring deep beneath the pit of her belly, she found herself enjoying the fire kindling inside her. It had been way too long since any man spawned such desires. "So, Kyle tells me you're coming for dinner on Sunday," Judy said as if it were a confirmation of something already discussed. " Bewildered, Lauren looked, first at Judy, then at Kyle. Kyle blew out a breath and gave her a crooked grin. " "What are you wasting time for? Just ask the girl for cripes sake," Judy chortled.