Sit, Truman!

by Dan Harper, Cara Moser and Barry Moser

Meet a fun-loving mutt with a mind of his own.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152050689
  • ISBN-10: 015205068X
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2004
  • Carton Quantity: 50

About the book

No day is dull with Truman around, and he has his own ideas about what he wants to do. Too bad there are so many interruptions: Heel! Sit! Fetch! STOP!

Big, slobbery, and endearing, Truman will make dog lovers everywhere sit up and beg for more.

About the author
Dan Harper

Dan Harper is also the author of the acclaimed Telling Time with Big Mama Cat.

Barry Moser

BARRY MOSER is the prize-winning illustrator of many beautiful books for children and adults, including Harcourt’s Telling Time with Big Mama Cat and Sit, Truman!, both co-illustrated by his daughter Cara Moser and written by Dan Harper. He has won the American Book Award and earned accolades from the American Library Association and the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Mr. Moser lives in western Massachusetts.


"Sit, Carl. Quiet, Clifford. Move over, Mudge. Make room for Truman."--Kirkus Reviews

[star] "The Mosers' adoration of dogs is evident in their uncluttered, totally delightful watercolors that catch every bit of humor."--Booklist (starred review)

[star] "One of the most engaging pooches to hit picture books since Alexandra Day's Carl, the mastiff Truman is one big bundle of affection and drool."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)