Twinky the Dinky Dog (Paperback)
Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780307976673, 47pp.
Publication Date: May 28, 2013
A funny and energetic story perfect for children who love dogs Meet Twinky the Dinky Dog, whose only problem is that he doesn't feel dinky at all. With his spunky mix of determination, practice, and bravery, Twinky is about to show the entire town that he is - most definitely - not dinky at all. With engaging characters, easy-to-follow plots, and popular topics, this is an ideal Step 3 reader for children who are ready to begin the exciting journey of reading on their own. PRAISE FOR TWINKY "Kids will cheer." - Kirkus Reviews "Ideal for those newly comfortable with reading solo." - Booklist
About the Author
KATE KLIMO is the author of the hit middle-grade series Dragon Keepers and the new YA trilogy, Centauriad. She lives in New Paltz, NY, with her husband and two horses, Fancy and Harry. MICHAEL FLEMING is making his publishing debut as the illustrator of Twinky The Dinky Dog. He has been drawing fantastic scenes on various surfaces since the age of three. His colorful work blends a love of nature and monsters with a dash of the mischievous. He has worked with Lucasfilm, Google, American Greetings, and many more. He lives on the mysterious island of Alameda with his wife, two cats, and two dogs.