Is There a Dog in This Book? by Viviane Schwarz
  

Is There a Dog in This Book?

Written by Viviane Schwarz
Illustrated by Viviane Schwarz

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Winner of the Children’s Book Award 2016, Books for Younger Children category With an irresistible story that directly involves the reader, this book's clever design and bright, gestural illustrations make for a LOT of fun for cat (and dog) lovers! It is a completely interactive book brimming over with all kinds of fantastic flaps and fabulous flips that reveal lots of little surprises and jokes for children to enjoy and even for parents to share with their toddlers too!

Synopsis

Is There a Dog in This Book? by Viviane Schwarz

Another brilliantly interactive book full of flaps and surprises from the award-winning creator of There Are Cats in this Book and There Are No Cats in this Book.

Tiny, Moonpie and Andre smell something funny ...but what can it be? Wait, hang on a second, is it a DOG? Is there a dog in this book?! Oh no! The cats are scared of dogs! Dogs are snappy and yappy, smelly and noisy and ...they hate cats. So, they all try and hide from him - behind the couch, under the piano, in the wardrobe...Will the little doggy ever find them? An irresistibly fun book for cat (and dog) lovers!

Reviews

Stylish, quirky illustrations. -- Carousel * Carousel * Another brilliantly interactive book full of flaps and surprise. * The Bookseller Children's Buyer's Guide * This inventive interactive book is such fun! [...] Children will love to lift the unusually shaped flaps to see what is revealed and they will love the simple but stylish illustrations which are full of expressiveness. * Parents in Touch * This hilarious book is full of interactive extras to keep animal-loving kids entertained. * Your Cat Magazine * The author's style is deft and witty and pre-schoolers will chuckle each time they see what each flap reveals * Families Magazine *

About the Author

Viviane Schwarz

Viviane Schwarz is the author-illustrator of the highly acclaimed picture books There Are Cats in this Book and There Are No Cats in this Book, both of which were shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal (2009, 2012), Is There a Dog in This Book? and How to Find Gold. The Adventures of a Nose was shortlisted for the V&A illustration Award and her debut graphic novel The Sleepwalkers was nominated for the British Comics Awards. She is also the illustrator of Cheese Belongs to You! and I Am Henry Finch, both written by friend and fellow picture book maker, Alexis Deacon. She lives in London. Find Viviane online at Instagram and read more information about the author and illustrator here.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Viviane Schwarz
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Author's Website

www.vivianeschwarz.co.uk/

Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

5th November 2015

ISBN

9781406360905

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