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Another rollicking picture book featuring the mighty Scarface Claw in the much-loved Hairy Maclary and Friends series.

It is a peaceful morning and Scarface Claw is happily snoozing in a spot in the sun, tail curled around and feet tucked in.

Suddenly,
there was a shudder and sway,
the whirr of an engine,
then off and away.

And then off goes the truck down the drive - with Scarface ON TOP! Clinging on to the roof of the truck, Scarface zips along streets with his owner, Tom, oblivious to his rooftop passenger and everyone trying to get his attention as he drives along ... who will come to poor Scarface Claw's rescue?

Inspired by true stories of cat owners driving off without realising their cats are on the roofs of their cars, Scarface Claw's latest adventure will have readers getting just as involved in the story as the bystanders trying to get Tom's attention!

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Who will save the cantankerous cat from his rollicking ride? Lynley Dodd at her rhyming best, once again.

Little Treasures Magazine

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780143770985

    October 2, 2017

    Puffin

    32 pages

    RRP $25.00

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Also by Lynley Dodd

Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy
Hairy Maclary and Friends: Touch and Feel Book
Snooze with Hairy Maclary: A Touch and Feel Book
Hairy Maclary, Hide and Seek
Hairy Maclary and Friends Little Library
Hairy Maclary Treasury
Hairy Maclary and Friends: Cuddle and Play
Hairy Maclary's Bone
Hairy Maclary and Friends: Six Rollicking Stories
Slinky Malinki
Hairy Maclary And Zachary Quack
Slinky Malinki, Early Bird
Sniff-Snuff-Snap!
Hairy Maclary and Friends: Baby's First Year Cards
The Other Ark
The Nickle Nackle Tree
Slinky Malinki Book & Toy Set
Slinky Malinki's Cat Tales
The Smallest Turtle
Hairy Maclary no te Teri a Tanarahana
My First Year: Hairy Maclary and Friends
Slinki Malinki
Hairy Maclary Book and Toy Set
Slinky Malinki Catflaps HB

Recommendations

Elmer
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Hairy Maclary's Bone
Rosie's Walk
Where The Wild Things Are
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
The Polar Express
One Very Tired Wombat
There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake
Animalia
Hide and Seek
Spot's First Christmas
Peppa Pig: Peppa Visits the Outback
A Christmas Wish
Malala's Magic Pencil
Koala Lou
LGB The Tale Of Peter Rabbit
LGB I'm A T. Rex!
LGB The Little Red Hen
LGB The Fuzzy Duckling