Claude in the City, Paperback Book

Claude in the City Paperback

Part of the Claude series

3.5 out of 5 (2 ratings)


Claude is no ordinary dog - he leads an extraordinary life! When Mr and Mrs Shinyshoes set off for work, Claude decides what adventure he wants to have that day.

Today he and Sir Bobblysock go to the city for the very first time.

The have tea in a cafe, go shopping and visit a museum.

It is all very normal until...Claude accidentally foils a robbery and becomes the local hero! Claude in the City has been selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club. Praise for Claude: '...illustrated with humour and elegance...' - The Times 'With quirky illustrations and plenty of humour...' - Metro


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96 pages, 2-colour
  • Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Animal stories
  • ISBN: 9780340998991



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Claude and his best friend Sir Bobblysock have non-violent and amusing adventures. Really fun little book in the intermediate stage between picture books and proper novels - we liked it a lot.  

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Super-ridiculous adventures of a dog named Claude who embarks on adventures while his owners are away. Beret-shopping, foiling an art thief, mistaken for a doctor, and taking his Sir Bobblysock to the hospital...a fun little read-aloud for preschoolers ready for longer stories, or for new readers of chapter books.

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