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Gravett, Emily, author, artist

Gorgeous canines of every shape, size and colour are bounding through the irresistible 'Dogs' by Emily Gravett. Can you choose one dog to love best of all? With playful pencil and watercolour illustrations to delight children and adults alike, everyone will long to bark along with the chihuahua and tickle the dalmatian's tummy

Hardback, Book. English. Early Years. Children's stories. Picture Books.
Published London: Two Hoots, 2016
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Statement of responsibility: Emily Gravett
ISBN: 1509835474, 9781509835478
Intended audience: Preschool.
Physical Description: 32 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour)
Subject: Dogs Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Emily Gravett is twice winner of the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and the Nestlé Children's Book Prize Bronze Award for her debut picture book Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. An author/illustrator of unique talent and tremendous skill she has a host other of award-winning and critically acclaimed books to her name, including: Orange Pear Apple Bear, Monkey and Me, The Odd Egg, the Bear and Hare series and Tidy. Emily lives in Brighton with her partner, daughter and the family dogs; a saluki and a Bedlington terrier.


A warm and witty canine odyssey, packed with lively and expressive drawings, this perennial favourite is a must for every animal-loving child's bookshelf.
Lancashire Evening Post||Beautifully composed . . . Gravett's expressive dogs are up there with Searle's cats and Thelwell's ponies
Sunday Times||Set to become a classic
Independent on Sunday||Captures, with characteristic wit and brilliance, the human qualities of their expressions . . . These cheeky canines will make even the most fearful give a woof of approval . . .
The Times