• "This is Hughes' most heartwarming picture book . . . Hughes has a kindly, inexhaustible eye - she misses nothing . . . Her drawing is invariably superb and usually describes a reassuring world for children - sometimes happier-than-thou. She has illustrated more than 200 titles - she is a virtuoso"

  • "Shirley Hughes is a national treasure"

    Philip Pullman
  • "Delightful"

    Financial Times
  • "A heart-warming story . . . Shirley Hughes' warm and deceptively simple story is a perennial favourite among children and experts alike"

    Psychologies Magazine
  • "There are certain books that should be in every family's library and Dogger is certainly one of them"

    Books for Children