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Slog's Dad

By David Almond
Illustrated by Dave McKean

Part story, part graphic novel a tender slice of life and death from the creators of The Savage.

Do you believe there s life after death? Slog does. He reckons that the scruffy bloke sitting outside the pork shop is his dad come back to visit him for one last time just like he d said he would, just before he died. Slog s mate Davie isn t convinced. But how does this man know everything Slog s dad would know? Because Slog says it really is his dad, that s how.

About the author

David Almond is the acclaimed author of Skellig, winner of the Whitbread Children's Award and the Carnegie Medal; Kit's Wilderness, winner of the Smarties Award Silver Medal, Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal, and shortlisted for the Guardian Award; and The Fire-Eaters, winner of the Whitbread Award, the Smarties Gold Award and shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. David has also collaborated with Polly Dunbar on the highly acclaimed, My Dad's a Birdman and The Boy Who Climbed into the Moon.

ISBN: 9781406331394
Imprint: WALKER PAPERBACK
Distributor: Harper Collins Distribution Services for Australia and New Zealand
Binding: NS-PB
Release Date: January 1, 2012
Dimensions: 163 x 208mm, 64pp
Stock Status: STOCK
Australian RRP: $16.95
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Stock Low

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