Sterling the dog has always wanted a home. But no home has ever wanted him. So when the Butlery Cutlery Company advertises “free shipping to homes around the world,” Sterling is determined to become the best fork ever!
He is delivered on time and undamaged to the Gilbert family’s front door. Sterling is not, however, what the Gilberts ordered. But he may be exactly what they need...
Aidan Cassie’s debut is a humorous, heart-tugging picture book about finding a family who loves you just as you are.
Nominated for the BC Book Prize: Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature
Finalist for Canada’s Funniest Children’s Book Award: Oy Vey! The Joan Betty Stuchner Award
Toronto Library’s Top Ten list for “First and Best” for children under 5
"This darling account of family and acceptance will easily find a place in readers’ hearts." ―Booklist
"This engaging tale of belonging, unconditional love, and acceptance will be a hit at storytimes and for one-on-one sharing." ―School Library Journal