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  • 5 stars across 12 books
    Megan Rix is the hugely popular author of animal adventure books set in the modern day and key periods of history, including the First and Second World Wars, the Great Fire of London and the Suffragettes fight for women's right to vote. An animal lover and dog-trainer, Megan draws inspiration from her own adorable dogs Traffy, Bella and Freya, and many fascinating and extraordinary animal stories to engage her readers.
    25th August 2016

    The Great Fire Dogs

    London 1666 - A terrible plague has swept through the city and people live in fear of animals carrying the disease. Woo... More

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    4th January 2018

    Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

    Meet the leader of the Suffragettes, Emmeline Pankhurst, and a particularly plucky pup, during a momentous time in his... More

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    7th January 2016

    Echo Come Home

    'I wish I had a dog . . . It could be a big dog or a little one. It could be any colour or breed. Just most of all I'd ... More

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    7th May 2015

    The Runaways

    Two friends, fighting their way home . . . SHANTI and her calf TARA are beautiful circus elephants. HARVEY is the fai... More

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    13th September 2004

    The Bomber Dog

    The Bomber Dog is a gripping and heartwarming story for 9+ readers about a brave puppy who joins the paratroopers during... More

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    3rd May 2012

    The Great Escape

    The Great Escape is a gripping and heartwarming story for 9+ readers about three pets who are separately from their belo... More

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    3rd August 2017

    Winston and the Marmalade Cat

    Winston and the Marmalade Cat is the first in a brand-new series from award-winning author Megan Rix! Full of adventure,... More

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    13th May 2006

    The Victory Dogs

    BARK and HOWL are two puppies, born on the London underground SHEBA is an elderly one-eared cat When the Blitz begins, h... More

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    2nd October 2014

    The Hero Pup

    The Hero Pup is a heartwarming and uplifting story from Megan Rix, bestselling author of The Great Escape, The Victory D... More

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    14th June 2004

    A Soldier's Friend

    SAMMY is a football crazy rescue puppy. MOUSER is a fearless grey tabby. Together they make an unlikely pair that won't ... More

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    6th September 2018

    The Paw House

    Hamish's summer isn't going as planned. First, his parents left him to go on a business trip to Japan, and now... More

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    3rd January 2019

    Florence and the Mischievous Kitten

    The brilliant new book from Megan Rix, telling the story of Florence Nightingale through the eyes of her young ward.... More

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    • Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      I read this with my two oldest children and we all loved the story of Alfie and Rascal, his puppy. Set against the backdrop of the fight for women's s...

    • Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      An an exciting story about Alfie, a workhouse escapee and his faithful puppy, Rascal.  The pair meet the famous Mrs Pankhurst and become an important...

    • Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      Emmeline and the Plucky Pup

      This is a brilliant book and a great way to learn history. 
      The book tells the story of Alfie and his dog Rascal and how they become Mrs Pankhurst's...