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Claude in the City


No. of pages 96

Great for age 3-10 years
Claude is no ordinary dog - he leads an extraordinary life!

When Mr and Mrs Shinyshoes set off for work, Claude decides what adventure he wants to have that day.

Today he and Sir Bobblysock go to the city for the very first time. The have tea in a cafe, go shopping and visit a museum. It is all very normal until... Claude accidentally foils a robbery and becomes the local hero!

Claude in the City has also been selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club 2011.


This book is part of a book series called Claude .

There are 96 pages in this book. This is a picture book. A picture book uses pictures and text to tell the story. The number of words varies from zero ('wordless') to around 1k over 32 pages. Picture books are typically aimed at young readers (age 3-6) but can also be aimed at older children (7+). This book was published 2013 by Hachette Children's Group .

Alex T. Smith is the author and illustrator of the Claude series. He lives in the UK. Visit him online at alextsmith. blogspot. com.

This book is in the following series:

The adventures of Claude, a small, plump dog who wears a beret and a lovely jumper...

This book has been nominated for the following awards:

Waterstones Children's Book Award
This book was recognised in the Fiction - Ages 5-12 Years category by the Waterstones Children's Book Award.

Parents' Choice Award
This book was recognised in the Fiction category by the Parents' Choice Award.

This book features the following character:

This book features the character Claude.

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