Hairy Maclary, Shoo (PB)
|Series:||Hairy Maclary and Friends|
This is the board book edition of Lynley Dodd's most recent Hairy Maclary adventure. When Hairy decides to snoop inside a delivery van, he's in for a chaotic adventure. Has Hairy ever caused such havoc?'Stop this shemozzle, this hullabaloo! Scarper, skedaddle, BE OFF WITH YOU i SHOO!'When Hairy Maclary decides to snoop inside a parked delivery van, he's in for a madcap adventure. After a rattling, roaring ride, and finding himself far from home, he desperately tries to get back to the Dairy i creating havoc and incurring the wrath of shopkeepers, schoolteachers and passers-by along the way. Has Hairy ever caused such mayhem? Thank goodness for Miss Plum, who once again steps in to save the day!
Dodd's pictures are good, but the rhyming verse is even better - delightful to read aloud and soon learned by heart Independent (Hairy Maclary) is a child's best introduction to books The Times
Lynley Dodd is an award-winning author/illustrator, enormously popular for her rhyming stories of the memorable Hairy Maclary, Slinky Malinki, Schnitzel Von Krumm - and many others! She worked as a teacher before beginning to write her own books and her first Hairy Maclary adventure was published in 1983. Lynley lives in Tauranga, New Zealand, with her husband Tony and a fiendish cat called Suu Kyi.