No bones about it. Our Lady of Grace loves Sparky!
Sparky is surrounded by her fans and librarian Betsy Miranda at St. Andrews School in New Orleans.
Sparky relaxes with two new buddies at New Orleans St. Andrews School.
All Worn Out - It was a long day for Sparky at Parishville-Hopkinton Central School in Parishville, NY.
The librarians at Banford Elementary School in Canton, NY, enjoyed the Sparky stories!
Sabrina from Colton-Pierrepont School in Colton, NY, poses with the big Sparkys Walk.
A wall full of Sparky stories from the kids at Colton-Pierrepont School in Colton, NY.
Lots of Sparky smiles at Banford Elementary School in Canton, NY.
Colton-Pierrepont School in Colton, NY, welcomes Sparky with a bunch of little Sparkys!
Norwood-Norfolk Elementary School in Norwood, NY, is happy to have Sparky back!
Sparky bookmarks, Sparky cards, and Sparky fans at Pine City Elementary School in Pine City, NY.
Great Sparky drawings on the walls of Parley Coburn Elementary School in Elmira, NY.
A Sparky fan wears her Sparky hat proudly at Parley Coburn Elementary School in Elmira, NY.
Paws-itively Coast to Coast with Sparky at Madison Elementary School in Massena, NY.
A big welcome for Sparky at Jefferson Elementary School in Massena, NY.
The beautiful mural at the entrance of Cesar Chavez School in San Francisco.
Young Sparky fans at San Franciscos Cesar Chavez School.
The boys at Town School in San Francisco show their Sparky spirit.
Students at Hillwood School in San Francisco pose for a picture in the playground.
Lakeshore Elementary (San Francisco) students love Sparky!
A long-distance welcome to Sparky from her friends at Cesar Chavez School in San Francisco.
All the kids have their Sparky books at Dianne Feinstein School in San Francisco.
A Sparky fan smiles with her book at Monroe School in San Francisco.
Author Rick Arruzza is somewhere in the crowd at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School in Redwood City, CA.
You can get a glimpse of author Rick Arruzzas Sparky pants in the picture from St. Anne School in San Francisco.
Sparkys author poses with Sniffles the rat at St. Paul School in San Francisco. (Sniffles pooped on the author shortly after this picture was taken!)
Sparky in front of a wonderful banner at Golden Glades School in Miami.
Sparky sits with the kids at Bay Harbor School in Bay Harbor Islands, FL.
Waiting to be introduced at Crestview Elementary School in Miami, FL.
The kids at Golden Glades Elementary in Miami, FL, have made a new friend.
Sparky has a good view from her perch at Sunset Park Elementary in Miami, FL.
Its nap time as Sparky rests next to her card from Lake Stevens Elementary in Opa-Locka, FL.
Sparky wont let anyone get their hands on her Sunset Park t-shirt!
Sparky and her pals at Riviera Day School in Coral Gables, FL.
Theyre wild about their Sparky books at Skyway Elementary in Miami, FL.
Author Rick Arruzza gets second billing to Pizza Night at Central Park Elementary in Plantation, FL.
Author Rick Arruzza joins Sparkys fans at Vineland K-8 Center in Miami, FL.
A happy Sparky fan at Ada Merritt K-8 Center in Miami, FL.
Sparky is surrounded by her new friends at Barlow Mountain School in Ridgefield, CT.
Speedy, Victoria and Sparkys author at Birch School in Merrick, NY.
Making friends at Cos Cob School in Cos Cob, CT.
Speedy the tortoise and Maggie the bunny hang out at Harcourt Wood Memorial Library in Derby, CT.
A young Sparky artist at Edison School in Bridgeport, CT.
A student, Sparkys best boy David, Sparky author Rick Arruzza and Sparky at Heathcote School in Scarsdale, NY.
A big King Street School (Danbury, CT) welcome.
Even the dreaded cone (Sparky had an operation on her ear flap) couldnt keep Sparky away from Maimonides School in Danbury, CT.
A classroom full of Sparky fans at New Lebanon School in Greenwich, CT.
Speedy searches for a book to read at North Mianus School in Riverside, CT.
Sparky rests with her buddies at Our Lady of Grace School (Brooklyn, NY).
Dog tired following an appearance at Our Lady of Grace School in Brooklyn, NY.
Spots, spots and more spots at Our Lady of Grace School (Brooklyn, NY).
Sparky fans at P.S. 103 in Bronx, NY, smile for the camera.
Sparky takes a break at Samuel Staples School in Easton, CT.
Sparkys author from the front ...
... and from the back at St. Brigid School in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, NY.
Searching for crumbs at a Literacy Night event at Batalla School in Bridgeport, CT.
A big crowd came out to see Sparky at Bradley School in Derby, CT.
At Chatterton School in Merrick, NY, Sparky makes some new friends.
Sparky is giving away smooches at East Elementary Schools Story Night in New Canaan, CT.
Sparkys not in the dog house at East Elementary School (New Canaan, CT).
Sparky packs them in at Greenvale Elementary School in Scarsdale, NY.
Giggles, smiles and Speedy at Little Peoples Learning Center in Somers, NY.
Speedys on the move at Our Lady of Trust School in Brooklyn, NY.
A tail-wagging good time at Roxbury Schools Roscco after-school program in Stamford, CT.
Sparky has her cake (and will eat it, too!) at Holy Spirit School in Stamford, CT.
The Sparky crowd at St. Bridget School in Cheshire, CT.
Theyre glad Sparky is visiting at St. John the Baptist School in Brooklyn, NY.
Sparkys pals at St. Matthias School in Ridgewood, Queens, NY.
In the fresh air and sunshine at St. Patricks School in Yorktown Heights, NY.
A colorful greeting at St. Therese of Lisieux School in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY.
Showing their Sparky smiles at Stark School in Stamford, CT.
Sparky waits to meet the kids at Stillmeadow School (Stamford, CT).
Sparkys 1st School Appearance Ever! - Sparky poses with her friends at Union Memorial Preschool in Stamford, CT.
Speedy goes online at North Mianus School in Riverside, CT.
Sparky loves her watermelon at Edison School in Bridgeport, CT.
St. Casimir (Yonkers, NY) kids after a Sparky writing workshop. The author is in the middle there somewhere.
Sparky sits right down in a boys lap at Oxford Public Library in Oxford, CT.
Hey, Wheres My Head??!! - Sparky looks like shes headless as she meets a couple of fifth graders at Stillmeadow School in Stamford, CT.
Sparky and her spotted author with the kids at Bay Harbor Elementary in Bay Harbor Islands, FL.
Look at all the Sparky masks at David Lawrence K-8 Center in North Miami, FL!!
Sparky loves visiting the kids at Sunset Park Elementary School in Miami, FL.
Ah-woo! Ah-woo! A student at St. Paul School in Valley Cottage, NY, helps the author with his reading of The Great Candy Caper.
Good Friends in Goshen! Sparky hangs out with her new pals at the Goshen Public Library in Goshen, CT.
Sparky relaxes in the principals chair at St. Mark School in Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY.
On a cold winters day at New Lebanon School in Greenwich, CT, Sparky stayed warm with a new group of friends.
Pamela from Monroe School in San Francisco dresses up as her favorite book character - Sparky!!!
Speedy in the Middle! - Speedy is surrounded by her kindergarten friends at Cos Cob School in Cos Cob, CT.
Seventh-grader Jonah makes a new friend - Maggie the bunny at Read School in Bridgeport, CT
There were a lot of Sparkys at Charles R. Drew K-8 Center in Miami, FL, including one made by the librarian!
Speedy the Tortoise makes the kids smile at Rogers International School in Stamford, CT.
If you look closely maybe you can see me way in the back surrounded by all the great sixth graders at Park City Magnet School in Bridgeport, CT!
Dexter goes to schools, too! Hanging out with the 3rd graders at Park City Magnet School, Bridgeport, CT
Dexter is in the middle with his 4th-grade friends at Park City Magnet School in Bridgeport, CT.
Dexter is surrounded by his kindergarten pals at Black Rock Elementary School in Bridgeport, CT.
The gangs all here at Edison Elementary School in Bridgeport, CT.
The kids at Hall School in Bridgeport, CT, are happy Dexter stopped by!
Dexter gets some lovin at Luis Munoz Marin School in Bridgeport, CT.
Dexters making new friends at Rogers International School in Stamford, CT.
Dexter gets his head scratched at Jettie S. Tisdale School in Bridgeport, CT.
The kids are gone and Dexter relaxes in the wonderful amphitheater at Western CT Academy of International Studies in Danbury, CT.
Dexter is a little puzzled by all the funny hats on Dr. Seuss Day at Mill Ridge Primary School in Danbury, CT.
Dexter enjoys his bacon-topped birthday donut at his 4th birthday party at Luis Munoz Marin School in Bridgeport, CT.
Seeing spots at the SunSational Learning Program in Danbury, CT!
Dexter is surrounded by love from the second graders at Black Rock Elementary in Bridgeport, CT!