BARK dogs particularly enjoy the following books:

A Cat and a Dog by Claire Masurel and Bob Kolar

A Dog Needs a Bone by Audrey Wood

A Tale of Two Dogs by John Lithgow

Always in Trouble by Corinne Demas

At the Dog Park with Sam and Lucy by Daisy Bix

BARK, George by Jules Feiffer

Beatrice Doesn't Want To by Laura Numeroff

Biscuit (series) by Alyssa Satin Capucilli

Boomer (series) by Constance McGeorge

Can I Be Good? by Livingston Taylor

Cool Dog School Dog by Deborah Heligman

click here to see BARK dogs and kids enjoying the book

Clifford (series) by Norman Bridwell

Dog Breath by Dav Pilkey

Dog Heaven by Cynthia Rylant

Dogs by Emily Gravett

Dogs on the Bed by Elizabeth Bluemle

Dogzilla by Dav Pilkey

Flea's Best Friend by Charles Fuge

Fleabag by Helen Stephens

Go Away Dog! by Joan Nodset

Grouchy Gloria by Anna Dewdney

Hallo-Weiner by Dav Pilkey

Harry the Dirty Dog (series) by Gene Zion

Have you Seen Chester? by Andrew Murray
Heave Ho by Heinz Janisch
Hooray for Reading Day by Margery Cuyler
Hondo and Fabian by Peter McCarty
How to be a Good Dog by Gail Page
I Don't Like Gloria by Kaye Umansky
I Don't Want a Posh Dog by Emma Dodd

If My Dad were a Dog by Annabel Tellis


If you Give a Dog a Donut by Laura Numeroff

Sitting Duck


Katie Loves the Kittens by John Himmelman


McDuff (series) by Rosemary Wells


Move Over Rover! by Karen Beaumont

My Big Dog by Janet Stevens

My Father the Dog by Elizabeth Bluemle

My Sister Gracie by Gillian Johnson

One Dog Canoe by Mary Casanova

Rosie, a Visiting Dog's Story by Stephanie Calmenson


Say Hello to Zorro by Carter Goodrich

See Me Run by Paul Meisel

(Paul Meisel and his Labradoodle, Coco)

Shampoodle by Joan Holub

Some Dog by Mary Casanova

Some Dogs Do by Jez Alborough

Stanley's Party by Linda Bailey

Stella is a Star by Bernadette Peters
Superdog by Caralyn Buehner
Sun Dog Fun Dog by Deborah Heligman

The Cat and the Dog by Andre Dahan


The Magnetic Dog by Bruce Whatley

What Pet to Get? by Emma Dodd
Who Wants Arthur? by Amanda Graham

Zoomer by Ned Young


Non-Dog Stories
Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing by Judi Barrett

Duck at the Door by Jackie Urbanovic

Sitting Duck by Jackie Urbanovic

BARK team member, Lia (who has Sophie the Puggle) went to Meru, Kenya where she read Duck at the Door to kids from the elementary school.


If you Give a Cat a Cookie by Laura Numeroff


Jake Stays Awake by Michael Wright

Kat Kong by Dav Pilkey

Stay: The True Story of Ten Dogs by Michaela Muntean

Aggie the Brave by Lori Ries

BARK Therapy Dogs

Beach Animals Reading with Kids