Doug the Bug by Sue Hendra
  

Doug the Bug

Written by Sue Hendra

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September 2013 Book of the Month Can Doug the Bug find his way out of the terrible predicament he is in and, more importantly, can he get back to his best friend Trevor and make things up with him? Doug’s adventure is very exciting as he ‘boings’ into some unexpected places including the middle of a fried egg, a sponge cake, a pedal bin and then slap bang through a piece of toast. Doug has to take all the chances he can so that he can be reunited with Trevor and make up!

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Synopsis

Doug the Bug by Sue Hendra

Doug and Trevor are best friends who love playing in the garden. But one day Doug gets dug up! Stuck at the top of a tower block can Doug find his way back to his friend or will he be trapped forever?

Reviews

Praise for Barry the Fish with Fingers:

"One of the best covers and titles this year complete with sparkly orange foil." The
Bookseller

"A funny tale that [...] ends with the moral that everyone has special talents that
makes them unique." Junior

"This is rather fishy fun." Families Magazine

Praise for Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell:

"With similarly bold illustration, eye-catching cover and simple text [as Barry the Fish
with Fingers] this has the potential to be another hit." The Bookseller

"Lovely glittery illustrations and simple text make this a must for pre-schoolers.'' The
Daily Mail

"A fantastically bold and fun picture book that will teach children the importance of
accepting who you are.'' Junior News and Mail

Praise for No-Bot the Robot with No Bottom:

"Silly, funny, and very enjoyable to read!" The Bookbag

"Fabulously funny and wonderfully warm." Liverpool Echo

About the Author

Sue Hendra

Sue Hendra graduated from the University of Brighton in 1994 and has been an illustrator of children’s books since, and has now worked on over 100 titles. When she met Paul Linnet they fell in love and started writing and illustrating together and came up with bestsellers such as Barry the Fish with Fin- gers, Norman the Slug with the Silly Shell, Nobot the Robot with No Bottom, Supertato and most recently Supertato:Veggies Assemble. Sue and Paul live in Brighton with their young daughter, Wanda. Read more about Sue Hendra here.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3 to 99 years

Author

Sue Hendra
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Author's Website

www.suehendra.com/

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

12th September 2013

ISBN

9780857074461

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