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Slog's dad

Slog's dad

Almond, David, 1951-; McKean, Dave

Do you believe there's life after death? Slog does. He reckons that the scruffy bloke sitting outside the pork shop is his dad who has come back to visit him for one last time. Slog's mate Davie isn't convinced - but how does this man know everything Slog's dad would know?

Hardback, Book. English. Children's stories. General. Fiction 9+.
Published London: Walker, 2010
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Statement of responsibility: David Almond ; illustrated by Dave McKean
ISBN: 1406322903, 9781406322903
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 57 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
Subject: Fathers and sons Juvenile fiction.; Fathers Death Juvenile fiction.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 2.9
Interest Level: MY
Points: 0.5
Quiz Number: 218239

Author note

David Almond is the acclaimed author of Skellig, winner of the Whitbread Children's Award and the Carnegie Medal; Kit's Wilderness, winner of the Smarties Award Silver Medal, Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal, and shortlisted for the Guardian Award; and The Fire-Eaters, winner of the Whitbread Award, the Smarties Gold Award and shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal. He lives in Northumberland.