POLITICS
05/17/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Commander In Leash, Book Stars BO OBAMA

He has already been the subject of obsessive news media coverage, and now he will be the subject of a children's book. Bo the Portuguese water dog who recently became the first presidential pet in the Obama White House, is the star of "Bo, America's Commander in Leash," expected in stores by the end of the month. Mascot Books, a small independent publisher in Herndon, Va., specializing in titles based on university and school mascots, is rushing the book out to capitalize on the fervor surrounding the Obamas' new dog.

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