Wanted: The Perfect Pet by Fiona Roberton
  

Wanted: The Perfect Pet

Written by Fiona Roberton
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Wanted: The Perfect Pet by Fiona Roberton

Not everyone has to go to the pet shop to find their perfect pet... Once upon a time, there lived a boy called Henry. What Henry wanted more than anything in the whole wide world. . . MORE than chips. . . MORE than a cowboy costume. . . MORE than an all-expenses-paid trip to the moon. . . was a DOG. A lovable tale of adventure and friendship. . . and the lengths some will go to find it. A great book to springboard early childhood lessons and imaginative play on pets.

Reviews

A brilliant book for storytelling... not to be missed. * School Librarian * Witty tale with a lovely philosophical response. * Families * A gentle, funny, endearing story that's definitely recommended. * Bookbag * This is a truly delightful book: clever, moving, funny and brilliantly illustrated. * School Librarian * Simple and delightful * Teaching English (Primary Matters) * A gentle, funny endearing story that's definitely recommended. * TheBookbag.co.uk *

About the Author

Fiona Roberton was born in Oxford and studied art and design in London and New York. She has kept the wolf from the door for a number of years by working as a designer, but has since befriended the wolf, and has it to tea on Tuesdays. Sometimes they go out. Her previous book, Wanted: The Perfect Pet, was inspired by her love of dogs, ducks and disguises.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Fiona Roberton
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Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

5th July 2012

ISBN

9781444902631


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