"Coffelt (Tom's Fish, 1994, etc.) has created a story that, on the strength of its visuals, has definite kid-appeal, but it won't stand up to repeat readings. (Picture book. 3-7)"
The flat forms of folk art and a quirky palette, weighted toward the violet end of the spectrum, decorate the story of Ernie, the dog who won't stop barking.
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