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Barbara O'Connor
Barbara O'Connor
Barbara O' Conner's How to Steal a Dog is a great book where a girl named Georgina needs to get money to get a house. She decides to steal a dog and bring it back to get reward money to get a house. But then she gets into a big mess. This is a heart warming story for kids. It made me cry. I hope you enjoy this heart warming book.
By: Elena Morris. Third grade.


Georgina Hayes is desperate. Ever since her father left and they were evicted from their apartment, her family has been living in their car. With her mama juggling two jobs and trying to make enough money to find a place to live, Georgina is stuck looking after her younger brother, Toby. And she has her heart set on improving their situation.
When Georgina spots a missing-dog poster with a reward of five hundred dollars, the solution to all her problems suddenly seems within reach. All she has to do is "borrow" the right dog and its owners are sure to offer a reward. What happens next is the last thing she expected.


Georgina Hayes, Toby Hayes


Georgina decided to steal a dog and she lives in a car. When she said that she wanted to steal a dog is that her mama has $500. And she had planned to steal a dog because she wanted
to get more money to buy a house to live in because she lives in a car.

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