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A Different Dog

A Different Dog

The gripping and surprising story of a boy, a dog and a daring rescue from the bestselling, much-loved author of the Don't Look Now series and The Unforgettable What's His Name.

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ISBN 9781760296469
Barcode 9781760296469
Published 26 April 2017 by Allen & Unwin
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Jennings, Paul
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ISBN-13 9781760296469
ISBN-10 1760296465
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Allen & Unwin
Imprint Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication Date 26 April 2017
International Publication Date 1 June 2018
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Jennings, Paul
Category Award Winning
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Australian
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Weight 90g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 739692

Description of this Book

The forest is dense and dark. And the trail full of unexpected perils. The dog can't move. The boy can't talk. And you won't know why. Or where you are going. You will put this story down not wanting the journey to end. But it's from Paul Jennings so watch out for the ambush. One of the best. From one of the best.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for Queensland Premier's Literary Awards 2017 (Australia)
NZ Review A sit-down, cover-to-cover one-session read. There is suspense from start to finish, surprising twists and turns, and nail-biting situations . . . cleverly intertwines ethical and moral dilemmas within this thought-provoking story to open up a whole world of discussion around 'what if'? --Reading Time

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Author's Bio

Paul Jennings has written over one hundred stories and has won every Australian children's choice book award. Since the publication of Unreal! in 1985, readers all around the world have loved his books. The top-rating TV series Round the Twist and Driven Crazy were based on a selection of his enormously popular short-story collections such as Unseen! In 1995 he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to children's literature and he was awarded the prestigious Dromkeen Medal in 2001.

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