Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg (Hardcover)
Clarion Books, 9780547239934, 32pp.
Publication Date: May 14, 2013
About the Author
Michael Allen Austin is the award-winning illustrator of several children's books, including Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break If You Want to Survive the School Bus. Publishers Weekly has exclaimed that his illustrations are "wild and wily," and Booklist has called his art "unusual and exuberant." He lives in Atlanta with his wife, Kim, and their sheepdog, Riley. Visit him online at austinillustration.com and on Instagram @michaelallenaustin.
Praise For Cowpoke Clyde and Dirty Dawg…
—School Library Journal
"This is a story that begs to be read aloud with a twangy drawl, perhaps as part of a Western or farm-themed storytime. Plumb funny, fer sure."
—Kirkus, starred review
"[Mortensen] offers here another humorous, rhyming picture book, this one filled with clever language and anticipatory page turns that will delight young listeners."