Petey is as much as no an excellent in the 2nd Dog Man book from global bestselling author and also artist Dav Pilkey.

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Dog guy is still learning a couple of tricks of the trade. Petey the Cat is out of the bag, and his criminal curiosity is taking the city by storm. Other fishy is walk on! can Dog man unleash righteousness on this ruffian gradually to conserve the city, or will certainly Petey gain away through the purr-fect crime?Dav Pilkey"s wildly renowned Dog Man collection appeals to reader of all ages and explores universally hopeful themes, consisting of empathy, kindness, persistence, and the importance of gift true to one"s self.

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Everyone Digs Dog Man!

* High-intensity, heartwarming, and, above all, hysterically funny. -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* Riotously funny and original. -- institution Library Journal, starred review

* one utter, unfettered delight. -- Booklist, starred review

* readers (of any age) will be giggling from start to finish. -- Publishers Weekly, starred review

* Action-oriented cartoons... Laffs aplenty. -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

around The writer

When Dav Pilkey to be a kid, he to be diagnosed v ADHD and dyslexia. Dav was so disruptive in course that his teachers made him sit the end in the hallway every day. Luckily, Dav loved to draw and also make up stories. He spent his time in the hallway producing his own initial comic publications -- the very very first adventures that Dog Man and Captain Underpants.

In college, Dav met a teacher who encouraged him come illustrate and write. He won a nationwide competition in 1986 and the prize was the publishing of his an initial book, civilization War Won. That made numerous other books prior to being forgive the 1998 California Young leader Medal for Dog Breath, which was published in 1994, and in 1997 he winner the Caldecott Honor because that The Paperboy.

The Adventures of super Diaper Baby, published in 2002, was the first complete graphics novel spin-off indigenous the Captain Underpants collection and appeared at #6 ~ above the USA this particular day bestseller perform for all books, both adult and children"s, and was likewise a new York time bestseller. The was complied with by The Adventures of Ook and Gluk: Kung Fu Cavemen indigenous the Future and also Super Diaper baby 2: The intrusion of the Potty Snatchers, both USA this day bestsellers. The unconventional style of this graphic novels is intended come encourage uninhibited creativity in kids.

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His stories room semi-autobiographical and explore global themes that celebrate friendship, tolerance, and the triumph of the good-hearted. Dav loves to kayak in the Pacific Northwest v his wife.