Written by Domenica More Gordon
Illustrated by Domenica More Gordon
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Archie by Domenica More Gordon
Archie leads a quiet life with his faithful pet - until one day, he gets a sewing machine and discovers a remarkable talent for tailoring. Word spreads, the phone starts ringing, and soon every dog in the park wants to wear his co-ordinating canine couture. Flounces, frills, florals, stripes - there's something for everyone, pedigree or mutt, dachshund or Weimaraner, even highly-connected corgis ...
Rarely does a debut so justly and eloquently lay down its claim to be a classic; Archie is a comic masterpiece. Gloriously understated and beautifully drawn, it wins on every score Alexander Armstrong (Armstrong and Miller)
Witty, fantastical, totally loveable with a very loyal ending Clarissa Dickson Wright
Woof! Woof! We are smitten www.vogue.com Savour every page of this utterly charming book Country Life
Archie ... was clearly designed for reading pleasure ... Gordon's fine watercolors capture the various dogs personalities and styles with aplomb. The New York Times
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