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Pugly Solves a Crime by Pamela Butchart
Nosy Crow ISBN 9780857636768

Pugly dreams of being a brilliant detective so when things start mysteriously disappearing, particularly when there is a guinea pig-napping, it is time for Pugly to get into action. Clem the cat wants to be part of Pugly's investigations but this is not what Pugly had in mind. Will it help if Pugly wears his detective hat? Will he be able to get to the bottom of the crimes? This is the latest in the series of Pugly's exciting adventures. With great illustrations throughout it is a super book for newly confident readers or for reading together.

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The Pocket Dog by Holly Webb
Scholastic ISBN 9781407144887

Kitty is feeling rather left out as her friends are very taken with the new girl in their class. Not only is she new but she's funny and exciting and really cool. At least Kitty has Frankie, the dog she adores, to cheer her up at home. Frankie is so small he can fit into a pocket, but he's got a big heart. When Kitty starts to be mean to her old friend Bella she knows it's wrong but she can't help herself. Can Frankie help to bring the friends back together again? Here is another delightful story from this popular author. It is lively and entertaining and will appeal to boys and girls alike.

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