Noah Green has never had a pet, unlike her best friend Carlos, and she wants a dog more than anything. But after a dog-sitting disaster, she’s certain her mom will never agree to a pet. When Noah finds a mysterious critter at a garage sale, she can’t believe her parents let her buy it. But her new pet won’t stop growing or making mischief, leaving Noah with both a mystery and a dilemma.
“Carolyn Leiloglou is a wonderful writer. This clear, charming story will be loved by curious kids who love gentle adventures.” – S.D. Smith, author of the Green Ember series
“In this well-paced chapter book, animal lover Noah Green exudes a gutsy determination to care for and keep her puzzling new pet. Young readers will enjoy the light mystery and relish the creature escapades.” – Hillary Homzie, author, Ellie May on Presidents’ Day and Ellie May on April Fools’ Day