Author(s): Janene Cooper
Everybody tells her how dogs should be, but this girl knows better. This is a delightfully warm story about a little girl and her unruly, loveable best friend.
Finalist for the LIANZA Children's Book Awards 2011
Finalist in 2011 New Zeland Post Children's Book Awards
* 50 Best Children's Books of 2010 (across all ages)
Janene Cooper has a background in education and is currently working as an Education Consultant based in Auckland. Her writing is influenced by the experiences she has shared with the many children who have touched her life. Evie Kemp is recent graduate of AUT University in Auckland where she studied Graphic Design and Illustration. Evie primarily illustrates for textiles using pen and ink. As a departure from her usual medium the artwork for A Dog Like That! was created using collage. This is her first children's book.