I found out that the book has very few words, just pictures. That's fine, I like making up my own words to the story.
If only the story wasn't about a completely irresponsible mother, who, in the real world, would have been arrested for child neglect and abandonment.
Um, lady? Carl is your dog. Or maybe the voices in your head told you that he's a human being, capable of caring for your infant. I mean, I normally throw Amelia in a fish tank to see how she swims, too. Totally normal.