The Snagglegrollop

Sam longs for a pet, but his parents think they’re too much trouble. “How about a Snagglegrollop?” asks Sam. They say yes, thinking Sam must be joking. The next day Sam comes home with – guess what…? The Snagglegrollop is hard work and very messy, but it soon teaches everybody that pets can be truly special! Full of fantastical artwork, this truly original picture book is a monster celebration of the joy that friendship brings.

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  • Daniel Postgate

    Daniel Postgate is the author of The Snagglegrollop.


    Daniel Postgate won the Nottinghamshire Children’s Book Award for Smelly Bill in 2006.

  • Nick Price

    Nick Price is the illustrator of The Snagglegrollop.

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