“Marvelous Marvin” by E. J. Finocchio, D.V.M.

Cathy recommends: Marvelous Marvin by E. J. Finocchio, D.V.M.

Genre: “Canine autobiography”

Reading level: School-age readers

Summary: The true story of an unwanted dog as he tells of his journey to become an official greeter for the RISPCA.

Cathy says: This book gives children insight as to the minds of dogs, instilling knowledge of canines and hopefully, compassion for those animals who are not physically perfect. Dr. Finocchio was the director of the RISPCA when he wrote the book.

This title is available at Tyler Free Library.