Reading/Interest Level: Intermediate
Author: Tom Watson
Illustrator: Ethan Long
Stick Dog Slurps Spaghetti is laugh out loud funny! Stick Dog and his silly pup friends are always hungry. When they go on the hunt for a rope and find a leftover plate of yummy spaghetti instead, they must find the source of this tasty goodness. Off they go, on an adventure to find the Tip-Top Spaghetti Restaurant. With a little bit of teamwork and a few far-fetched ideas, the daring doggies get their paws on the saucy deliciousness that they have been searching for!
This silly series is the perfect option for reluctant readers. Intermediate level readers will be drawn into the funniness within these pages. The writing style is unique and the simple illustrations add a familiar feel to this read. The book also looks like it's written on notebook paper which appeals to the target audience of school aged children. The author cleverly adds in challenging words that expands every reader's vocabulary. Children will gain a love for reading while laughing through the pages of this playful book.