Lulu and the Dog from the Sea

Lulu and the Dog from the Sea

By Hilary McKay; Priscilla Lamont (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, Hardcover, 9780807548202, 112pp.

Publication Date: March 2013

Lulu loves animals. When Lulu goes on vacation, she finds there's a stray dog living on the beach. Everyone in the town thinks the dog is trouble. But Lulu is sure he just needs a friend. And that he's been waiting for someone just like her. Illustrations.

About the Author
Hilary McKay is the award-winning author of" Binny in Secret" (which received three starred reviews), "Binny for Short" (which received four starred reviews), and six novels about the Casson family: "Caddy s World "(which received three starred reviews), "Saffy s Angel" (winner of the Whitbread Award, an ALA Notable Book, a "Boston Globe-Horn Book" Honor Book, and a "School Library Journal" Best Book), "Indigo s Star" (an ALA Notable Book and a "Publishers Weekly" Best Book), "Permanent Rose", "Caddy Ever After", and "Forever Rose". She is also the author of "Wishing for Tomorrow", the sequel to Frances Hodgson Burnett s "A Little Princess". Hilary lives with her family in Derbyshire, England. Visit her at

Priscilla Lamont has illustrated numerous books for children, including All Kinds of Kisses and The Princess and the Pea. She lives in the UK.