Author(s): Bob Graham
One morning Kate bursts into her parents' bedroom. "Let's get a pup!" she cries. They all set off to the rescue centre where they see dogs of all shapes and sizes. Kate knows which one she wants the second she sees him. Small, cute and excited, to Kate, Dave is everything a dog could be.
"*"The witty, exuberant text is a real treat to read out loud". Children's Books in Ireland"
Bob Graham has written and illustrated many children's picture books, including Max, which won the 2000 Smarties Gold Medal, and Jethro Byrde, Fairy Child (1844284824), which won the 2003 Kate Greenaway Medal. He has won the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award an unprecedented three times.