About the Book
Cinderella had a fairy godmother. Did you know that dogs have a fairy dogmother? From the author of Pupunzel and Dogerella comes another enchanting fractured fairy tale for beginning readers!
When a homeless little dog is adopted by Fairy Godmother, the scruffy pup gets to observe and learn magic firsthand! Before long, Ivy the dog is casting spells—with comical results. Something is missing . . . fairy dust! Once Fairy Godmother sprinkles fairy dust on her kindhearted dog, Ivy is able to help other dogs in need.
Step 3 Readers feature engaging characters in easy-to-follow plots about popular topics, for children who are ready to read on their own.
About the Author
MARIBETH BOELTS is the author of over thirty books for children, including the Step into Reading leveled readers Pupunzel, Dogerella, and Sleeping Bootsie. A former teacher, Maribeth loves meeting kids and encouraging them to read and write. She lives in Iowa with her husband and enjoys her three grown children, three grandchildren, and several pets. You can visit her online at MaribethBoelts.com.
About the Illustrator:
HOLLIE HIBBERT was born to be an artist. When she was growing up in Idaho, crayons, colored pencils, and markers were her most loyal companions. When she is not illustrating, Hollie loves to sing loudly in the car, play the piano, and go country dancing. She has a big soft spot for hound dogs, otters, and especially bears. Visit her on the Web at holliehibbert.com.
Praise for Dogerella:
“This accessible early reader about a kindhearted mutt with sorrowful eyes, her wicked stepfamily, and a princess who wants a dog more than anything else in the world is sweet, thoughtfully written, and appealing in its readability.” —School Library Journal