Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rolls by Dav Pilkey ISBN:9781338236590

Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rolls by Dav Pilkey

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Dog Man and his band of misfits have dished out another serving of justice! The fleas are gone, and Petey the cat is back in jail, right where he belongs. All is right in the world… but not for long. Now Petey's got an unrelenting itch that he just has to scratch! Can the Supa Buddies foil the felonious feline's plans before it's too late, or is a cat-astrophe sure to ensue?

The Supa Buddies have been working hard to help Dog Man overcome his bad habits. But soon Dog Man finds himself the target of an all-new supervillain! Meanwhile, Petey the Cat has been released from jail and starts a new life. But when Petey's father arrives, Petey must face his past to understand the difference between being good and doing good.


About the Author:

When Dav Pilkey was a kid, he was diagnosed with ADHD and dyslexia. Dav was so disruptive in class that his teachers made him sit out in the hallway every day. Luckily, Dav loved to draw and make up stories. He spent his time in the hallway creating his own original comic books — the very first adventures of Dog Man and Captain Underpants.

In college, Dav met a teacher who encouraged him to write and illustrate for kids. He took her advice and created his first book, World War Won, which won a national competition in 1986. Dav made many other books before being awarded the California Young Reader Medal for Dog Breath (1994) and the Caldecott Honor for The Paperboy (1996).

In 2002, Dav published his first full-length graphic novel for kids, called The Adventures of Super Diaper Baby. It was both a USA Today and New York Times bestseller. Since then, he has published more than a dozen full-length graphic novels for kids, including the bestselling Dog Man and Cat Kid Comic Club series.

Dav's stories are semi-autobiographical and explore universal themes that celebrate friendship, empathy, and the triumph of the good-hearted.

When he is not making books for kids, Dav loves to kayak with his wife in the Pacific Northwest.

 

Additional information

Genre

General fiction (Children's / Teenage)

Readership Level

Children / Juvenile

ISBN

9781338236590

Author

Dav Pilkey

Date of Publication

13 Aug 2019

Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rolls by Dav Pilkey ISBN 9781338236590

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