Hairy Maclary Scattercat by Lynley Dodd

Hairy Maclary Scattercat

Written by Lynley Dodd
Illustrated by
Part of the Hairy Maclary and Friends Series


Hairy Maclary Scattercat by Lynley Dodd

Hairy Maclary felt bumptious and bustly, bossy and bouncy and frisky and hustly Hairy Maclary, everyone's favourite dog, is busy chasing and hustling all the neighbourhood cats from Slinky Malinki to Pimpernel Pugh. But when he comes face to face with Scarface Claw, the toughest tomcat in town, it's Hairy Maclary's turn to be bustled, rustled and hustled!


The internationally best-selling Hairy Maclary series will delight readers with pictures that are amiably animated and suitably silly,

About the Author

Lynley Dodd

Lynley Dodd is New Zealand's best known and most highly respected author and illustrator of children's picture books. Her work has sold over two million copies world-wide.

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy was published in 1983 and immediately caught the imagination of parents and children throughout New Zealand and overseas. Lynley has won numerous prizes for her work, received the Margaret Mahy Award in 1999 and in 2002 was made a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the New Year Honours for services to children's literature.

The Nickle Nackle Tree won the 2006 Gaelyn Gordon Award for a Much-Loved Book. Her latest book is Hairy Maclary's Hat Tricks, a new and wind-swept adventure of the famous Hairy Maclary.

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Book Info


30 pages


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Puffin an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

6th April 2006



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