Mom brings home a surprise! It's a puppy named Jack. Jack likes to play and chew on laces. One day, Jack does not come when called. We look for Jack and put signs up around the neighborhood with his picture and his name. Finally, a nice neighbor calls and says she's found Jack! The signs worked! Jack comes home safe and sound. Includes a note to parents with tips on how to encourage reading and on how to help your child learn to read. Also included is a list of words to "point and read" to help young readers learn new words.