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Howler
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Howler
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Humans can be so confusing, especially when you're a dog. I live with a family of humans, you see. A big, man-human, a big lady-human and a little girl-human. Well, one day the lady-human's tummy started getting bigger and bigger. Then - and you won't believe this - suddenly her tummy got smaller, but there was another human living with us! And the big humans won't let me anywhere near it! Honestly, I don't know what all the fuss is about . . .
A massively entertaining story perfect for anyone awaiting the arrival of a new baby. Michael Rosen, author of We're Going on a Bear Hunt, is on top form in this brilliant picture book.
'Fresh and entertaining, and ultimately enlightening' Scottish Sunday Herald

Brilliantly read by Michael Rosen. Please note that audio is not supported by all devices, please consult your user manual for confirmation.
Humans can be so confusing, especially when you're a dog. I live with a family of humans, you see. A big, man-human, a big lady-human and a little girl-human. Well, one day the lady-human's tummy started getting bigger and bigger. Then - and you won't believe this - suddenly her tummy got smaller, but there was another human living with us! And the big humans won't let me anywhere near it! Honestly, I don't know what all the fuss is about . . .
A massively entertaining story perfect for anyone awaiting the arrival of a new baby. Michael Rosen, author of We're Going on a Bear Hunt, is on top form in this brilliant picture book.
'Fresh and entertaining, and ultimately enlightening' Scottish Sunday Herald

Brilliantly read by Michael Rosen. Please note that audio is not supported by all devices, please consult your user manual for confirmation.
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About the Author-
  • Michael Rosen is a hugely bestselling author of picture books and poetry. Michael frequently appears on radio and gives talks and lectures on children's literature. Michael was the Children's Laureate for 2007-2009 and the winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award. He lives in London.
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  • Publisher's Weekly

    May 1, 2004
    A follow-up to Rover, Howler by Michael Rosen, illus. by Neal Layton, continues the narrating canine's humorous adventures with his pet human, Rover, and her family as Rover's mother becomes pregnant. When Baby Howler (named for its noises) arrives, it steals the family's focus from the dog, who responds by having some puppies of his own-and regaining the spotlight.

  • Scottish Sunday Herald Fresh and entertaining, and ultimately enlightening
  • Sunday Tribune (Dublin) A good book to have if you (or the family dog) are about to produce a little usurper. The naive art illustrations are tantamount to scribbles, but were eagerly approved by my resident three-year-old
  • Independent on Sunday Amusing ... Neal Layton's scratchy, childlike illustrations are a delight
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