First Friend

Long, long ago, when the world was new…a girl met a pup. 

My first friend was a pup. Viki helped me learn to interact with the world. So, when I read that the relationship between children and wolf pups may have been a significant factor in domestication, I knew I had to write a book! And Jaime Kim? The perfect illustrator.

★ “A great story time choice for all libraries, perfect for launching discussions of fact and speculation, and how they can be combined.” ―School Library Journal, starred review

“A lyrical exploration of how wolves evolved into dogs. . .Delightful―especially appealing for young readers who have or wish for a puppy. ” ―Kirkus Reviews