Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year! On behalf of all of us at Clavis Publishing. We wish you happiness and prosperity for the Year of the Dog. 

Here are four of our favorite doggy picture books.

A Book for Benny by Judith Koppens and Marja Meijer

Woof! Benny doesn’t want to read. He wants to play! Maybe he just needs a different book? Sam brings Benny to the library to find the perfect book for her dog.

A funny and endearing picture book about a girl and her dog, and about the joys of reading. For everyone ages 4 and up.


Little Dog Lost by Guido van Genechten

Little dog is sad. He has lost his owner. His owner is wearing big black shoes with laces, red socks, bright yellow trousers, and a jacket with a flower in the buttonhole. And he is carrying a little umbrella...

A touching story about a dog and his owner who have lost each other. Will you help them look? For searches ages 3 and up. 


Dreaming of Mocha by An Swerts and Eline van Lindenhuizen

Florence wants a dog. It doesn't matter what kind of dog. Just any dog. To take care of, and to pet. To run with, and to play with. If she gets a dog, she will NEVER whine again and she'll always be good. That's what she promised Mom. One day there's a little dog in Florence's garden. He came out of nowhere. "Mocha" it says on his collar. Mocha and Florence become the best of friends. But then Mocha's owner is suddenly at the door. And he is a very nice man. What will Florence do now?

An endearing picture book about loving animals and loving people. For pet lovers ages 4 and up. 


Want to know. All About Dogs by Jozua Douglas and Hiky Helmantel

Do you want to know everything about dogs? How many types of dogs are there? How to make a dog happy? And what do dogs do when they are happy? How old can a dog get? And what happens at a dog show? These and many other questions will be answered in this book. You'll also find a song, do-it-yourself-tips, a big fold-out page, and a mini-quiz to make you a real dog expert! 

An informative picture books about dogs. For dog lovers ages 5 and up.