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We Want a Dog


Available: 06/08/21
9.25 x 11.25 · 32 pages
Ages 3-8 years
CDN $24.99 · cl
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Lo Cole

See if you can spot your own beloved pet in these funny pups! (And don't miss the surprise for cat lovers at the end.) Makes a great gift for dog owners and kids alike.
Perfect for: • Gifts for anyone who has recently adopted a dog or rescue pet
• Kids who keep asking for a dog
• Fans of Can I Be Your Dog? and funny books for kids
We want a dog! What kind of dog. . . ?
This hilariousrhyming texts takes us through twenty-seven unexpected and amusing varieties of dogs that one could have, like one that begs, one that sheds, one that rips things into shreds." And while the book is sure to delight any dog lover, the narrator's choice at the end will make readers laugh out loud! See how many of these lovable and amusing pups you can recognize from your own life.
*STARRED REVIEW* "Together text and art will garner giggles for this perfect read-aloud with a surprisetwist ending!"-Kirkus Reviews
Also by Lo Cole:
Ten on a Twig

Lo Cole is a widely acclaimed British illustrator whose graphic work has featured on posters and album covers, in books, magazines and newspapers in the UK and internationally. Currently, he is a weekly contributor to The Guardian and The Economist magazines. Trained as a printmaker, Lo also creates his own limited edition prints. He lives and works by the River Severn in Gloucestershire, surrounded by water, fields, trees and needless to say countless birds!