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For the very first time, eight of Lynley Dodd's classic cat escapades are brought together in this delightful, handsome hardback gift book, complete with a ribbon.
"They sat in the firelight's
ten in a row."
Furry Tales is a treasury of eight favourite stories featuring Lynley Dodd's spirited and entirely adorable cats - Slinky Malinki, Scarface Claw, Pimpernel Pugh, Butterball Brown and many more. These marvellous tales will warm the hearts of Hairy Maclary fans - and cat-lovers - the world over,
It includes a readalong CD with each tale read by the fabulously entertaining Jackie Clarke and specially introduced with a personal anecdote from Lynley Dodd.
Inside the collection you will find these stories:
Slinky Malinki; The Minister's Cat ABC; Slinky Malinki, Open the Door; Slinky Malinki Catflaps; Scarface Claw; Slinky Malinki's Christmas Crackers; Slinky Malinki, Early Bird; Scarface Claw, Hold Tight!
About the Author
Dame Lynley Dodd is a true icon of New Zealand storytelling. Her most famous creation, the Hairy Maclary series, which features a scruffy dog from Donaldson’s Dairy, is a bestselling children’s classic not just in her home country but globally as well. Lynley is a passionate advocate of children’s reading and literacy, and has written more than thirty picture books.
Lynley’s work is so beloved that Hairy Maclary and his rollicking gang have been immortalised in bronze in her hometown of Tauranga a gorgeous example of how people of all ages identify with the little dog and his friends.
ISBN: 9780143772590 ISBN-10: 0143772597 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 272 Published: 29th October 2018 Publisher: Penguin Group (NZ) Country of Publication: NZ Dimensions (cm): 28.7 x 21.8
Weight (kg): 1.31