Reviewed by Ms. Gulotta-Bruno from Arongen
During their science experiment, Josh, Brian, and Dougie have a dilemma on their hands. They were practicing hypnotizing Josh, but it seems that Brian's dog, Arful is under a spell too. Now Arful can speak. There is a school talent show and Emily, with the help of her girlfriends plan to win. Both sides strike up a bet that whoever wins will get to boss and order the losing team around. Since the boys plan on winning, they agree to keep their talking dog a secret. A plan is devised to use Arful's new talent for spying on their rival, Emily Venable. You will be laughing out loud at Arful escapades. If you like this book, try reading I Was a Third Grade Science Project by Mary Jane Auch.