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Author Condon, Bill, author

Title Dogs / Bill Condon
Published Rydalmere, N.S.W. : Hodder Headline Australia, 2000
Sydney : Hodder Headline Australia, 2000


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS CRC  Junior Fiction Con/Dog  AVAILABLE
Description 134 pages ; 20 cm
Summary When John Hangan turns up at his friend Stephen Marshall's house with a greyhound racing dog - 'Monster' -Stephen's not quite sure what to think. He does, however, notice the elation in Hangan's eyes. 'The old man bought him, ' Hangan says, 'but I'm payin' him back. I'm gunna train him to race' And although they don't know a thing about racing Stephen and his father, Ray, are quickly drawn into it too
Analysis Australian
Audience For young adults
Notes Honour book, CBCA Book of the Year Award, Older Readers, 2001
Subject Dog racing -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship in adolescence -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile fiction.
Greyhound racing -- Juvenile fiction.
Greyhounds -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Greyhound racing -- Fiction.
Greyhounds -- Fiction.
Australia -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Illustrated works.
LC no. 2001409176
ISBN 0733612040 (paperback)