This week’s KidLit Pick of the Week is DOG MAN: BRAWL OF THE WILD by Dav Pilkey the 6th book of the popular graphic novel series.
The heroic hound is sent to the pound for a crime he didn’t commit! While his pals work to prove his innocence, Dog Man struggles to find his place among dogs and people. Being a part of both worlds, will he ever fully fit in with one?
About Dog Man and Captain Underpants: Launched in August 2016, Dog Man was an instant bestseller, appealing to kids and critics alike. Dog Man follows the adventures of a lovable canine superhero who’s part dog and part policeman. With each Dog Man book, readers see the growth and development of the main characters George and Harold through their comics. Their artwork, grammar, as well as their spelling improve as the series progresses. The Dog Man books also explore universally positive themes that appeal to readers of all ages including empathy, kindness, persistence, and the importance of being true to one’s self.