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  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Born on October 5, in 1913, Gene Zion attended the New School of Social Research and the Pratt Institute. In 1948, he married artist Margaret Bloy Graham, who then collaborated with him on all his picture books. When their marriage ended in 1968, Zion also ended his career as an author. Zion is best known for his creation of the rascally dog, Harry, who appears in such books as HARRY THE DIRTY DOG and HARRY BY THE SEA. He died in 1975.
    19th September 2007

    Harry the Dirty Dog

    Don't miss Harry the Dirty Dog! This funny picture book about the strong-willed dog who really doesn't want a bath stand... More

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    1st March 1999

    No Roses for Harry - Mini Treasure

    Everyone thinks Harry looks lovely in his new knitted jacket covered in roses - except Harry! So Harry is on a mission t... More

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    15th October 1992

    No Roses For Harry

    Everyone thinks Harry looks lovely in his new knitted jacket covered in roses - except Harry! So Harry is on a mission t... More

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    4th August 1994

    Harry By The Sea

    Harry and the family have gone to the beach but it's too sunny and he's one hot dog! There's nowhere else for him to g... More

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    3rd October 1996

    Harry The Dirty Dog: Mini Treasure

    Harry is a black and white dog who hates having a bath - so when he sees his owner with the dredded bath, he runs away. ... More

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    12th March 2015

    My Favorite Dog Stories: Learning to Read Box Set

    Featuring five of our most beloved I Can Read stories about dogs, this collection of favorite easy-to-read I Can Read st... More

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    24th January 2001

    Harry and the Lady Next Door

    In 1957, Harper published its first I Can Read title, Little Bear, written by Else Holmelund Minarik and illustrated by ... More

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    7th January 2021

    Harry and the Guinea Pig

    The beloved character Harry the Dirty Dog returns for a brand-new picture book adventure! Harry, the mischievou... More

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