The Moose Belongs to Me, Jeffers
Our friend, Wilfred, desires a pet, so when a moose just happens by, the boy quickly claims him by rights and devotes a great deal of time to coaching Marcel regarding the rules of being a good pet. Their days are packed with exploring the countryside and taking long walks. One day, however, Wilfred learns to his consternation that his moose might have a whole other life of which he's unaware. He must somehow digest this surprising discovery and decide if he can acceptably alter the boundaries of their relationship. With its classic tale of friendship and its witty text, this well-illustrated picture book will appeal to young children in your life.