Little Puppy Lost by Holly Webb
  

The Good Book Guide logo The Good Book Guide Review. Harry, a little puppy, gets lost on his very first walk in the park. Then, he makes friends with Ginger, a cat who helps Harry find his way home. This is a compassionate story about friendship and finding a home. The soft pastel-coloured illustrations complement the theme and make it a lovely gift. (Ages 2–5)
~ Andrea Rayner

Synopsis

Little Puppy Lost by Holly Webb

One little dog gets very lost in this debut picture book from the hugely popular author, Holly Webb (My Naughty Little Puppy, Magic Molly). Harry the puppy is out on his first walk with his owner, Evie, when a bright red ball whizzes past his nose. Off Harry races after it, but when he catches the ball he realises he's lost his collar - and Evie! Will he find his way home? The perfect picture book for all little animal lovers - and those pestering their parents for a pet! With beautiful illustrations from Rebecca Harry, this story is a wonderful way of introducing very young readers to the special world of Holly Webb.

Reviews

A gentle tale in the vein of [Holly Webb's] bestselling Animal Stories. - The Bookseller A sweet and sentimental story, gorgeously illustrated by Rebecca Harry. - Prima Baby and Pregnancy Holly Webb is definitely one of our favourite authors and it's brilliant to see her making her picture book debut so that younger readers can experience her fantastic stories... Holly's knack of injecting stories with excitement and tension, even in picture book form, really comes to the fore. Aided by fantastic fluffy and colourful illustrations from Rebecca Harry, this is sure to be a book that your little ones will demand again and again. - Read It Daddy! The perfect picture book for all little animal lovers - and those pestering their parents for a pet! With beautiful illustrations from Rebecca Harry, this story is a wonderful way of introducing very young readers to the special world of Holly Webb. - London Mums Magazine Webb's warm and reassuring story, with its themes of fun, friendship and sharing, is ideal for all little animal lovers - and those eager to have a pet of their own. Animal magic with a soft centre... - Lancashire Evening Post The perfect book for your little animal lover. - Mother & Baby Magazine

About the Author

Holly Webb

Holly Webb was born and grew up in south-east London, but spent a lot of time on the Suffolk coast. As a child, she had two dogs, a cat, and at one point, nine gerbils (an accident). At about ten, Holly fell in love with stories from Ancient Greek myths, which led to studying Latin and Greek, and eventually to reading Classics at university. She worked for five years as a children's fiction editor, before deciding that writing was more fun, and easier to do from a sofa. She started writing several years ago while working as a children’s books editor. She has written over ninety books including the Animal Stories, My Naughty Little Puppy and Maisie Hitchins series for Stripes Publishing. Holly has also written In The Clever Little Kitten for World Book Day and a sequel to The Secret Garden. Holly Webb lives in Berkshire with her husband, children and three cats.

Author photo credit: Nigel Bird

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Holly Webb
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Author's Website

www.holly-webb.com/

Publisher

Little Tiger Press an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group
www.littletiger.co.uk

Publication date

4th August 2014

ISBN

9781848959095


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