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Barking for Bagels

By Michael Rosen
Illustrated by Tony Ross

Another riotously funny animal story from dream team Rosen and Ross. Shnipp runs off to lead a new life in a bagel van. But what happens when she heads home again?

Shnipp the dog loves to play fetch with Julie and Lara in the park, but she doesn't love their annoying laughs. So one day she decides to run off. It's not long before Shnipp finds a new life with Bessie the Bagel Lady, eating delicious bagels every day. But when she decides to finally head home, she discovers things aren't exactly the same as when she left...

  • Yet more helpings of fun and silliness from Rosen and Ross, two of the UK's premiere storytellers for children
  • Michael Rosen was Children's Laureate 2008-2009 and has won the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children's literature. He is the founder and judge of the Lollies Funny Book Prize.
  • Praise for Don't Forget Tiggs!: 'Delightful family story. The humour is just right ... perfectly enhanced by Tony Ross' comic illustrations' Bookseller

About the author

Michael Rosen is one of the best-known figures in the children's book world. He is renowned for his work as a poet, performer, broadcaster and scriptwriter. He visits schools with his one-man show to enthuse children with his passion for books and poetry. In 2007 he was appointed Children's Laureate, a role which he held until 2009. While Laureate, he set up The Roald Dahl Funny Prize. He currently lives in London with his wife and children.

About the illustrator

Tony Ross has been illustrating books for over 40 years, and has been published all over the world. He is perhaps best known for his much-loved Little Princess series, which has been adapted for TV and is currently showing on Channel 5s Milkshake, and for his collaboration on David Walliams’ best-selling children’s books. Tony’s books have been shortlisted for the The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards (Slug Needs a Hug) and the Kate Greenaway (Dr Xargle's Book of Earth Tiggers), and Tadpole’s Promise won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize. He has been named as the best-selling Illustrator Biography in the UK for three years in a row, and he is the UK’s libraries' most-borrwed Illustrator Biography. He lives in Rutland.

ISBN: 9781783445059
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: February 2, 2017
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 96pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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