Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam by Tracey Corderoy

Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam

Written by Tracey Corderoy
Illustrated by Steven Lenton
Part of the Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam Series

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Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam, two lovable but mischievous robber dogs find out that crime doesn't pay! This is another funny, quirky story from the author of the successful Hubble Bubble series. Tracey's amusing and well-paced rhyme makes this a great book to read aloud and gives a good moral lesson of honesty being the best policy.


Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam by Tracey Corderoy

'Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam are two hapless robber dogs who decide on career change after one bungled burglary too many - proving that crime doesn't pay, but cupcakes certainly do!

About the Author

Tracey Corderoy

Tracey Corderoy was born in South Wales and now lives in Gloucestershire with her family and a whole host of cute-but-naughty pets. Tracey began writing in 2006. In the first five years of her writing career she published an impressive fifteen books. She is a trained teacher but with a head happily crammed with countless ideas and stories for children.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Nosy Crow Ltd

Publication date

2nd May 2013




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