Dear friends, booksellersand
artha is excited to share her new
Canine Caper Kit
with you! It contains everything you need to throw a fun-filled Doggie party. Included are: nametags, coloring sheets,activity sheets, and “Martha Reads” stickers!Martha is quite a unique dog. It all started the day her owner, Helen, fed her alphabetsoup. The letters went up to her brain instead of down to her stomach and Martha hasn’tstopped talking since! Martha has had many adventures—foiling burglars, fighting corpo-rate downsizing, winning radio call-in contests, rescuing friends from the animal shelter,and taming the neighborhood bully. She is looking forward to more laugh-out-loud, mis-chievous escapades with you in the future.Here are some helpful tips to make your party dog-and-kid-friendly.
Be sure to have a good supply of ‘doggie-do-do’ bags, stashed in a handylocation for your guests.
Have a ‘pottie-liaison’ for the humans that need to go.
Supply dog treats to pass out.
Make sure you have enough water and dog bowls, for yourthirsty doggie partygoers.
Allow for a guest “quiet zone” (2- or 4-legged) to escape to,if they need to get away from the crowd.In addition to being fun, the activities in this kit are educational,exploring what may or may not be appropriate to say, teaching languageskills such as spelling and reading, and decoding context clues.We hope you enjoy this
Canine Caper Kit
. Thank you for your enthu-siasm and support for our books about Martha the talking dog!
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