Authors: Sean Bryan
the juggling pug
by sean bryan
illustrations by tom murphy
arcade publishing / new york
Do you all know the story of the juggling pug?
His town became famous, and folks grew quite smug.
“We're the home of
It's okay if sometimes he poops on the rug.
He's a giggling, wiggling, juggling pug!
We forgive him for giving our curtains a tug, and for smashing our plates and destroying our mugs
Well . . . that's just how he is,” people said with a shrug,
“He's a troublesome, worrisome, juggle-some pug.”
Then one day a girl stomped her foot and said,
I've had more than enough of this juggling pug.
My yard is a mess with the holes that he's dug.