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Our Dog

By Helen Oxenbury

The reissue of a classic first storybook to celebrate Helen Oxenbury's work.

A child and his mother take their dog out for her daily walk. She leaps into a smelly pond, rolls in the mud and then, when she gets home, jumps on the bed while she’s soaking wet. A warm and funny depiction of the mischief caused by a family's dog and a little boy’s delight in walking, chasing and washing her. Helen Oxenbury’s First Storybooks perfectly describe the small but memorable events of childhood. The words are a delight and are perfect for reading aloud, and the pictures warm, affectionate visions of a child’s world parents and children will instantly recognize and love.

  • A classic by one of the world's most distinguished and celebrated children's book illustrators.
  • An ideal way to start a lifelong love of books.
  • Great to read aloud and appealing to beginning readers.

About the author

Helen Oxenbury is among the most popular and critically acclaimed illustrators of her time. Her numerous books for children include Smarties Book Prize-winning Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell; We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen; as well as her classic board books for babies. She won the Kate Greenaway Medal for Alice in Wonderland. She lives in London, NW3.

ISBN: 9781406341539
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: February 1, 2013
Dimensions: 190 x 200mm, 24pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $13.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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