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Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me

Thinker celebrated in The New York Times!

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me We’re over the moon to see Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me featured in The New York Times! Thinker is available in the UK from Tiny Owl, and in the US from Sourcebooks. Read the fab review! In this charming book of linked poems — the story of a pup who speaks, but only in verse — the distinguished children’s poet Greenfield glides gracefully between rhyme, free verse,…

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Thinker celebrates poetry, family and friendship – Kirkus Reviews

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me Kirkus Reviews have featured Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me! Read the review below. A puppy gets a new home and a new family while learning to communicate. When 7-year-old Jace receives a new pet dog, he picks out the perfect name for a puppy who believes he is a poet. “We’ll name you ‘Thinker,’ yes, I think / that that’s the name for you.” Jace, too, is a poet. “When…

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Thinker is an entertaining and empathetic story! – The School Library Journal

Buy Thinker The School Library Journal have written a fab review of Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me! The book is published in the US by Sourcebooks. Read the review below! What if your dog could speak human words? When Jace and his family want to name their new puppy ‘something cute,’ the dog objects. ‘Uh-uh! No way! No way!/I’m deep and I’m a poet. No!/A cute name’s not OK.’ Naming him Thinker, Jace, who is…

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Thinker shows kids that being yourself is the best bet!

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me Publishers Weekly have written a lovely, thoughtful review of Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me. Thinker is published in the US by Sourcebooks. Read the review below. In a poetic narrative first published in the U.K., a boy’s dog is much more than a friendly pooch—like his owner, Jace, he’s a poet: “They named me Thinker, and I knew/ this was the place to be.” Jace and Thinker communicate in…

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Discover Thinker: an interview with Eloise Greenfield

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me Brilliant poet Eloise Greenfield was interviewed by children’s book magazine The Horn Book about her collection Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me. Thinker is published in the US by Sourcebooks. A boy and his dog reveal how they feel about each other and the world in Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me. Photo: Kamaria Greenfield. 1. Is there a dog in your life? I’ve never had a dog of my own, but two…

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