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Dog Star

By Jenny Nimmo
Illustrated by Terry Milne

A magical story about a young girl s longing for a dog named Star.

Although she has Tiggy, her cat, Marty longs for a dog; she d call it Star. That night, when the Dog Star s light beams into her room, she discovers a real live dog beneath her bed and it seems that her wish has come true. But will Star bring Marty and her family happiness?

  • A brand-new format and cover look for this magical classic -- part of a series of Jenny Nimmo new cover reissues!
  • "A hauntingly charming blend of magic and realism for sharing aloud or for newly independent readers to read alone," The Sunday Tribune.

About the author

Jenny Nimmo's many books for children include "The Stone Mouse", Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal, and "The Owl Tree", winner of the 1997 Smarties Book Prize and "The Snow Spider" (also a winner of the Smarties Book Prize).

About the illustrator

Terry Milne has illustrated both pictures books and fiction for children, including texts by Martin Waddell, Penelope Lively and Jenny Nimmo.

ISBN: 9781406306040
Imprint: WALKER PAPERBACK
Distributor: Harper Collins Distribution Services for Australia and New Zealand
Binding: NS-PB
Release Date: September 1, 2007
Dimensions: 139 x 180mm, 80pp
Stock Status: STOCK
Australian RRP: $13.95
New Zealand RRP: $15.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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