Warning: This book may cause flatulence. Walter is a fine dog, except for one small problem: he has gas. He can't help it; it's just the way he is. Fortunately, the kids Billy and Betty love him regardless, but Father says he's got to go Poor Walter, he's going to the dog pound tomorrow. And then, in the night, burglars strike. Walter has his chance to be a hero. A children's beloved classic, this story will have kids rolling on the floor with laughter. Adults are permitted to laugh too.
Author: William Kotzwinkle, Glenn Murray
Publisher: Frog in Well
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 11.00h x 9.80w x 0.50d
Audience: Ages 4-8
Reading Level: 3
Point Value: 0.5
Interest Level: Lower Grade
Quiz #/Name: 78311 / Walter the Farting Dog
Publishers Weekly 10/08/2001 pg. 63
Booklist 02/15/2002 pg. 1020
Booksense '76 Childrens Fall02 08/01/2002 pg. 1
About the Author
William Kotzwinkle is the author of eighteen children's books, including The World is Big and I'm So Small, Tales from the Empty Notebook, The Nap Master, E.T. The Extraterrestrial and E.T. The Book of the Green Planet. His books for adults include The Bear Went Over the Mountain, The Fan Man, Fata Morgana, and Doctor Rat. He is the two-time winner of the National Magazine Award for Fiction and the World Fantasy Award. His books are published all over the world.