Old Dog

By Jeanne Willis; Tony Ross (Illustrator)
(Andersen Press, Hardcover, 9781842706978, 32pp.)

Publication Date: October 7, 2008

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback

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The Young Pups don't want to visit Grandpa—he is so boring, and only ever wants to talk about the olden days. They don't believe Grandpa was ever young or fun, so Grandpa sets out to prove them wrong, and show them that there is life in the old dog yet!

About the Author

Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross are the author-illustrator team of numerous books, including Dr. Xargle's Book of Earthlets, Shhh!, Sloth's Shoes, Susan Laughs, and the Smarties Book Prize–winner Tadpole's Promise.

Praise For Old Dog

"Jeanne Willis is once again paired with Tony Ross in a heartwarming and funny story that will be a particular pleasure for grandparents to read with their young ones . . . this story proves that the older generation have plenty of new stories to share."  —Askews Children's Book News

"Another very funny picture book from this partnership."  —Children's Bookseller

"A warm-hearted story about not underestimating your aged grandparents which all generations will enjoy."  —Guardian

"Toddlers can't resist Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross's uproarious tales."  —Daily Telegraph

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