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Auch, Mary Jane.
New York : Dell Yearling, 2003.
IL 3-6, RL 5.5
ISBN 0440418712
Do any of you have dogs?  Do you sometimes talk to you dog?  Does your dog talk back?  Well, as a result of a science project gone wrong, Josh's dog Artful can talk.  The kids don't dare tell anyone because they are afraid the dog will be taken away.  So they keep it a secret.  And now is a great time to use Artful's abilities.  The school talent show is coming up and the boys send Artful to spy on the girls to find out what they are doing.  But will Artful be able to find out?
SUBJECTS:     Dogs -- Fiction.
                        Talent shows -- Fiction.
                        Schools -- Fiction.
                        Humorous stories.


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