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Book Title: Where's Murphy? (Panda 36)

Details: Author: Donovan, Anna

Reading Age: 6 - 7

Publisher: O'Brien Press

ISBN-13: 9781847170811

Number of pages: 64

Dimensions: 19.2 x 13 x 0.2 cm

Retail Price: €6.99

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  • €6.50

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Product Description
Murphy is Rory's best friend. Every day they play together. But one day Rory cannot find Murphy. Mam and Dad and Rory search everywhere. Then a phone call comes: has someone found Rory's best friend? This is a heart-warming story in a domestic setting which children can relate to.

Review
'Wonderfully captures that innocent world, ideal for those starting to read or enjoy being read short stories. The only pity is that it's not in hardback because any child who gets this book will want to read it again and again and treasure it as much as -- RTE Guide 'A very gentle tale, reassuringly focusing on what can be done to solve the problem rather than dwelling on the sadness and anxiety a pet's disappearance can bring.' -- CBI's Bookfest - Recommended Reading Guide 'The excellent structure of the search provides enough highs and lows to keep the newly independent reader involved to the well-rounded end. Engaging.' -- Irish Examiner 'There's plenty of fun.' -- Books Ireland 'Young readers will warm to this simple tale about best friendship' -- Books Ireland 'O'Brien Panda books are one of the best places to start reading full-length books by yourself. Pandas form a series of more than 30 original stories, mainly by Irish writers, designed especially for young readers aged 5 plus, with plenty of illustrations -- Evening Echo"

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