The author shares Baxter's emotions and love with the reader.
It gives the message that all living things are precious and that when you love something unconditionally, it loves you back in the same way.
Written in simple English whether a child is reading or being read to, equal enjoyment can be found in both the pictures and prose.
I've rescued dogs and cats my entire life, and after reading Baxter's story, so many wonderful memories came back to life for me. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Erick Baden
The Life and Times of Baxter the Bat Dog is a cute exposé into the life of Baxter who experiences several adventures during his life. Read morePublished on June 14, 2005 by S. Hudson
The Life & Times of Baxter the Bat Dog! portrays a cute, little dog who experiences some of the same events as most young children. Children love animal stories and many have pets. Read morePublished on April 16, 2005 by Lucille Bowman 20-yr elementary school teacher & mother of 7
As a mother of a ten and a thirteen-year old, I appreciate the quality of the writing and the superb illustrations in The Life and Times of Baxter the Bat Dog! Read morePublished on April 9, 2005 by Nicole L. Gowan
The Life and Times of Baxter the Bat Dog is a fun book for kids of all ages. Using a variety of scenes, objects, and characters that are familiar to children, this book relates... Read morePublished on April 5, 2005 by Trisha Coberly
A wonderful book for children & adults of all ages. We follow Baxter's life from his abandonment to adoption, his cat friends and adventures with children and his new owner. Read morePublished on March 14, 2005 by Sally Chaney
The stories were wonderful and written very plainly so that a child can pick up the book and read it him/her self. Read morePublished on March 8, 2005 by C. Hambel
The Life & Times of Baxter The Bat Dog takes me back to fond memories of animals stories I read as a child. The book is well written and the illustrations are very well done. Read morePublished on March 7, 2005 by N. Baker