Shirley Hughes has written more than 200 books, creating enduring characters such as Alfie and Dogger, who have thrilled children and adults alike with their tales of growing up and everyday discovery. Her many awards include the Kate Greenaway Medal and the prestigious Eleanor Farjeon Award for her services to children's literature. Kevin Whately is a noted actor.
I love this book! I have an old copy which I read to my children when they were small, and now I purchased this new copy for the next generation. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Marla Segelman
Dogger is a sweet tale about a little boys's love and attachment to a beloved stuffed dog. He loses Dogger then finds him in an unusual setting. Read morePublished 2 months ago by amy
Lovely illustrations, but it's the story that truly makes the book outstanding. Ms. Hughes takes a common misfortune - a child losing a cherished toy - and turns it into an... Read morePublished 3 months ago by MysteryMaven50
My children love this book. We have recently replace a 14 yr. old book. It was well loved. Message in it is great character-Published 8 months ago by Homeward bound
This book was given to me as a gift when my children were little by a British friend who highly recommended it. I agree with her. Read morePublished 10 months ago by RNolen