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When Billy Was a Dog

When Billy Was a Dog

'Can I please, please, please have a dog?' asked Billy. 'Would you walk it every day and wash it if it got dirty?' 'I would, I promise!' said Billy. Billy wants a dog. He really really really wants one. Billy's parents aren't so sure. So one morning, Billy takes matters into his ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781760631826
Barcode 9781760631826
Published 3 June 2019 by Allen & Unwin
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Murray, Kirsty
Illustrated by Blair, Karen
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ISBN-13 9781760631826
ISBN-10 1760631825
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 3 June 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Murray, Kirsty
Illustrated by Blair, Karen
Category General Picture Books
Australian
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 280mm
Height: 250mm
Weight 470g
Interest Age 3-6 years
Reading Age 3-6 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 980437

Description of this Book

'Can I please, please, please have a dog?' asked Billy. 'Would you walk it every day and wash it if it got dirty?' 'I would, I promise!' said Billy. Billy wants a dog. He really really really wants one. Billy's parents aren't so sure. So one morning, Billy takes matters into his own paws. A gloriously funny, warm and true story from the creators of Puddle Hunters.

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Author's Bio

Kirsty Murray is a multi-award-winning author of more than 20 books for children and young adults. Her works include eleven novels as well as non-fiction, junior fiction, historical fiction, speculative fiction and picture books. Kirsty is an ambassador and advocate for many reading and writing initiatives and has been a writer-in-residence in schools and universities around the world. She loves books, libraries, bookshops, readers, writers, puddles, puppies, and stories - especially stories about kids. Karen Blair is an award-winning illustrator of twelve picture books. She has collaborated with some of Australia's leading children's authors. Karen is also a primary art teacher and her characters are often inspired by her students and her own two children. She loves to help tell stories that explore the joy of discovery and play in the outdoors and the special relationships in children's lives.

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