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Children's Fiction Farm Animals

Gertrude at the Beach

by (author) Starr Dobson

illustrated by Dayle Dodwell

Nimbus Publishing
Initial publish date
Oct 2014
Farm Animals
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Oct 2014
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Everyone’s favourite goat, Gertrude Allawishes, is back in this lovely picture book. This time, Gertrude goes to the cottage with Starr and the rest of her family. Starr’s mother is worried Gertrude will get into trouble at the cottage—and Gertrude does. Starr finds her goat floating out to sea on an old boat! Will Gertrude be saved in time?

About the authors

Starr Dobson is the producer and co-host of the Maritimes' most-watched news magazine program--Live at 5. She lives in Halifax with her husband and two children. They have a spoiled dog, but no goat!

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Dayle Dodwell has worked as a commercial artist and illustrator for over thirty years. Her work has appeared on packaging, in advertisements, magazines, newspapers, ad educational books. My Goat Gertrude is her first children's book. She lives in Bedfcord with an amazing little white dog.
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