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The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) Phil Earle

The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) By Phil Earle

The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) by Phil Earle

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A four-legged hero risks it all to make his best friend's dream come true in this touching adventure of family, football and beating the odds from award-winning author Phil Earle.

The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) Summary

The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) by Phil Earle

Pickles the dog and his owner Elsie love football more than anything. And they've just heard the most amazing news. The World Cup is coming home to England and Elsie's team have a chance to play in a half-time match at Wembley - with some help from Pickles, of course!

But life off the pitch is tough, even when Dad works hard to provide what they need. It's their team of three against the world and right now it feels like they're losing. So when disaster strikes and Elsie's dreams of playing at Wembley are shattered, it's up to Pickles to save the world (cup) ...

The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) Reviews

A real winner - a great story told with humour and heart -- Matt Oldfield
A heart-warming and inspiring tale that shows the power of football, but also shines a light on the often under-reported issue of children facing homelessness -- Homeless World Cup Foundation
There is so much to enjoy in this inspirational, uplifting and insightful story ... an honest and sensitive exploration of poverty and homelessness, all crowned by Paganelli's beautifully emotive artwork -- Lancashire Evening Post
A big-hearted story of family and football -- The Bookseller
A touching adventure combining the themes of family and football ... Sensitive, honest and tackling some challenging topics -- Armadillo

About Phil Earle

Phil Earle was born and raised in Hull. His first job was as a care worker in a children's home. Phil then chose the more sedate life of a bookseller, and now works in children's publishing. He is the author of several award-winning novels including Get Me Out of Here, a recent collaboration with Andy McNab, Being Billy, and The Bubble Wrap Boy.

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The Dog that Saved the World (Cup) by Phil Earle
Used - Very Good
Barrington Stoke Ltd
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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