Be Gentle with the Dog, Dear! has been selected by the independent children's booksellers from across the nation in 2008 ABC Best Books for Children Catalog
The ABC Best Books for Children Catalog is a full-color 20 page consumer circular which is distributed through ABC member stores in the fall.
The catalog features 225 frontlist and 30 backlist titles, with an annual print run of about 400,000. The catalog is fully vetted, and features bookseller favorites, award winners, and critically acclaimed titles.