A rollicking canine caper from Mei Matsuoka, the creator of Burger Boy and Footprints in the Snow.
- Support PDF downloads from the Andersen Press website include Pin the Tail on the Dog, colouring sheets and spot the difference pictures. - Both the author and artist are available for events.
Since graduating from Kingston College of Art in 2004 Mei Matsuoka
has been much in demand as an illustrator. Her illustrations for a
short story won first prize in a UNESCO sponsored competition,
which she travelled to Japan to collect in 2005. Mei was on the
final longlist of candidates nominated as Best New Illustrators,
and is one of the UK's most exciting newcomers to children's
Peter Bently was born in Tidworth and attended Balliol College, Oxford, where he studied for a BA Hons in Modern Languages. He has two children, Theo (8) and Tara (5), and now lives in Devon. He has also written several other picture books, including A Lark in the Ark (Egmont) and Shark in the Dark (Macmillan).
"Big, clever, funny." The Sunday Telegraph "It's maybe my all time favourite kids' book" Dawn O'Porter "Unmissable!" Bookseller's Choice, The Bookseller "It's illustrated with beautiful simplicity, written with verve - and is like nothing else you'll read this year." -- Benjamin Secher The Daily Telegraph "Clever and inventive... great fun from an author with a superb sense of humour... this is a hilarious picture book for slightly older children and a great book to read aloud." Northern Ireland Homes & Lifestyle