Growling Gracie by Shelley Swanson Sateren


Growling Gracie by Shelley Swanson Sateren

Hound Hotel is packed! It's so busy and twins Alfie and Alfreeda have to work like dogs just to keep up. They're tired. They're edgy. And they can't stop arguing! The battle is on for the Best Fighter prize. But then Gracie, a golden retriever, starts to fight too. Who will win the title?

About the Author

Shelley Swanson Sateren is the award-winning author of many children's books. She has worked as a children's book editor and in a children's bookstore. Today, besides writing, Shelley works with elementary-school-aged children in various settings. She lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota, with her husband and two sons.

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72 pages
Interest Age: From 8


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Publication date

12th March 2015



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