Lily is absolutely desperate for her very own dog. She's wanted one for as long as she can remember and no other pet will do. But Mum says they can't keep one in their new flat - disaster! So when Lily meets a fellow dog-lover in the park one day she hatches a plan to be a co-owner. Will her new friend Charlotte and Fred the dog be the answer to all her prayers? Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 8+
This is Book 25 in the 9 to 12 Series. See all 9 to 12 books here.
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Started writing books when very young. First book published while at school. Been at it ever since. Have large family of animals, all rescued. Some favourite books when I was a child and still favourites today: WINNIE THE POOH; LITTLE WOMEN; JUST WILLIAM; CATCHER IN THE RYE; I CAPTURE THE CASTLE. Favourite music: almost anything by Bach. FavouriteMore about Jean Ure
Charlie Alder has illustrated many books for children, including Toot! and Express Yourself!Daredevil Duck is her first authored and illustrated picture book. She lives in Devon, England, with her husband and son, whose exploits on a squeaky red tricycle inspired the creation of her feathered hero. When not drawing ducks, Charlie can be found in her studio dMore about Charlie Alder