How Dogs Really Work by Alan Snow


How Dogs Really Work by Alan Snow

New cover reissue of the hilarious dog owner's manual! What does a dog's body language mean? Why do dogs and their owners always look alike? What is a Personal Automated Wagging System? Find out the answers to all of these questions...and more. Packed full of cross-section illustrations revealing the astonishing truth about dogs, this hilarious spoof pet-owner manual, reissued with an attractive new cover design, is a must-have for animal-crazy children and adults alike. Prepare to be amazed!


Praise for How Dogs Really Work!: One of the funniest books about dogs that I've ever read. The details drawings treat dogs like machines, there are some hilarious notes and details, yet the text has a serious side too. Books for Keeps Praise for How Cats Really Work!: Alan Snow's cross-hatch cartoon style illustration is the perfect foil for his deadpan text. This book - and its predecessor about dogs - could become something of a cult. The Scotsman Snow keeps up the pseudo-scientific tone throughout, making the book look like many genuine information books, even to the index. Junior Bookshelf Very amusing and original, aimed at children, but would entertain adults too. Cat World

About the Author

Alan Snow

Alan Snow is the bestselling author/illustrator of How Santa Really Works, How Dogs Really Work and How Cats Really Work. He is also the author of the Here Be Dragons series and the wonderful Here Be Monsters series. After studying fashion at Salisbury College of Art, he worked in many trades, from tree surgery to sound engineering. He even found time to mix flavours into yogurt!

Alan lives in the West Country.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3 To 7


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Publication date

28th May 2009



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