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Hickory Doc’s Tales (The Pack: First Generation)

In Hickory Doc’s Tales, Doc shares a host of humorous stories from his important role as a hunting dog, and he narrates what life is like at the kennel. Geared toward elementary school readers, this book helps youth transition to chapter books, and it encourages a host of creative writing opportunities and exercises.

Awards

  • RWYK (Reading With Your Kids) – Certified Fun Read
  • 2020 International Book Awards – Finalist: Children’s Fiction
  • 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Award Finalist: Series (Fiction)
  • 2019 Purple Dragonfly Book Contest – First Place: Animals/Pets
  • 2019 Purple Dragonfly Book Contest – Honorable Mention: Chapter Books
  • 2019 American Fiction Award – Finalist: Juvenile Fiction
  • 2019 American Book Fest “Best Book” Awards  – Finalist: Children’s Educational
  • 13th Annual National Indie Excellence Award – Finalist

The Remarkable Story of Willie the Crow (A Hickory Doc’s Tale)

The Remarkable Story of Willie The Crow continues the adventures of the Hickory Doc’s Tales! Find out about the unlikely friendship between hunting dogs and a crow named Willie.

Awards

  • RWYK (Reading With Your Kids) Certified Great Read
  • 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Award Finalist: Series (Fiction)

Solitary Toes and Brown-Headed Cowbirds (A Hickory Doc’s Tale)

Solitary Toes and Brown-Headed Cowbirds continues the adventures of the Hickory Doc’s Tales with a humorous story about a race between a three-legged hunting dog named Deacon a race horse named B.J.

Awards

  • RWYK (Reading With Your Kids) Certified Fun Read
  • 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Award Finalist: Series (Fiction)

Doc, Willie, and the Pack: Secrets, Gifts, Family (A Hickory Doc’s Tale)

Doc, Willie and the Pack: Secrets, Gifts, Family is the continuing humorous saga of five hunting dogs and their friend Willie, the crow with bad eyesight. Can Willie convince the pack he’s part of their family?

Awards

  • 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Award Finalist: Series (Fiction)


Doc’s Dog Days (A Hickory Doc’s Activity Book)

Doc’s Dog Days workbook includes portions of stories from the book series. These are humorous, educational, character building, and portray many of life’s lessons. They help youth transition to chapter books. Teachers can use this workbook as activities for the series or stand alone projects for your students. The students can use their creativity to finish each story either by writing paragraphs, drawing their own illustrations, or coloring the existing ones.

Awards

  • 2020 Eric Hoffer Award – Book Category Finalist
  • US Review – Recommended (Read Here)