All Alone at Christmas by Justine Smith
Orchard Books ISBN 9781408307632
Katie is very upset at having to leave her adorable puppy, Milo, at home when she and her parents go to visit relatives on Christmas Eve. It gets worse for Katie when it starts to snow and they have to stay overnight. Back at home, Milo has some adventures of his own - but he can't wait for Katie's return. This is a delightful story about friendship and loyalty. It is a heartwarming read for a chilly winter's day!