Harry Taylor: Who Dat Dog? by Alden Taylor
Harry Taylor: Who Dat Dog? is a book that has it all! Harry, a well-loved tracking dog, goes on a fantastic adventure to save the Barkus Parade. Along the way he runs into many friends and stops at famous New Orleans landmarks like the French Quarter, Jackson Square, and Aunt Sally’s. Although Harry’s search may end at the Audubon Zoo, where he meets more friends, the adventure doesn’t end there! The Barkus Parade is yet to come!
Author Alden Taylor provides a delightful story to showcase all New Orleans has to offer. Through well-crafted rhymes he gives the reader a great sense of the culture. Children will connect with both the lovable, furry hero and the whimsical drawings by Winifred Barnum-Newman. The glossary and game at the end of the book will add to the enjoyment the story itself provides. Harry Taylor: Who Dat Dog? will be sure to spark recognition in those familiar with New Orleans, and curiosity in those who don’t.