About the Book

A beautifully illustrated new edition of Margaret Mahy's classic verse, including CD of story read by Margaret Mahy.

Follow the chaotic antics of the dashing dog and his family in a mad, dizzy and joyful walk along the beach. Margaret Mahy's beloved children's story has been beautifully reillustrated by the talented Donovan Bixley who also illustrated the Wheels on the Bus, the Looky Book, Old MacDonald's Farm and many more.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9781775540229
  • ISBN 10: 1775540227
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - NZ
  • On Sale: 01/10/2013
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price: 19.99 AUD


Margaret Mahy was one of the world’s best-loved authors. In 2006 she was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for her outstanding contribution to children’s literature.Donovan Bixley is known for his colourful and humorous works in dozens of books as well as writing a few of his own.

More about the author

Other Works by Margaret Mahy

Twenty-Four Hours

by Margaret Mahy

Mister Whistler

by Margaret Mahy

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