Lynley Dodd





Lynley Dodd


Born
in Rotorua, New Zealand
July 05, 1941

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Lynley Dodd is New Zealand's bestselling children's author/artist. Her rhyming picture books featuring the irresistible Hairy Maclary, Slinky Malinki and friends are firm favourites, especially for reading aloud, all over the world.

THE BASICS
Born: Rotorua, New Zealand, July 5th 1941
Jobs: Art Teacher
Lives: Tauranga, New Zealand
First Book: My Cat Likes To Hide in Boxes, 1974

THE BOOKS
Lynley Dodd graduated from the Elam School of Art in Auckland with a diploma in Fine Arts, majoring in sculpture. She went on to teach art before taking a break to start a family. She began to work as a freelance illustrator and collaborated with author Eve Sutton on My Cat Likes To Hide in Boxes. There was no looking back as Lynley went on to write and illustrate
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Average rating: 4.24 · 16,610 ratings · 502 reviews · 67 distinct works · Similar authors
Hairy Maclary from Donaldso...

4.26 avg rating — 9,640 ratings — published 1983 — 27 editions
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Slinky Malinki

4.32 avg rating — 1,916 ratings — published 1991 — 9 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Bone

4.21 avg rating — 638 ratings — published 1985 — 13 editions
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Hairy Maclary Scattercat

4.15 avg rating — 452 ratings — published 1985 — 13 editions
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Hairy Maclary and Zachary Q...

4.25 avg rating — 428 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Rumpus at t...

4.15 avg rating — 391 ratings — published 1989 — 9 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Caterwaul C...

4.17 avg rating — 315 ratings — published 1987 — 12 editions
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Scarface Claw

4.37 avg rating — 265 ratings — published 2002 — 3 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Showbusiness

4.13 avg rating — 285 ratings — published 1991 — 10 editions
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Slinky Malinki, Open the Door

4.26 avg rating — 281 ratings — published 1993 — 7 editions
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More books by Lynley Dodd…
Hairy Maclary from Donaldso... Hairy Maclary's Bone Hairy Maclary Scattercat Hairy Maclary's Caterwaul C... Hairy Maclary's Rumpus at t... Slinky Malinki Hairy Maclary's Showbusiness
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“Galloping here
Galloping there
Rollicking, frolicking, everywhere!

(Tala's favorite part...)”
Lynley Dodd, Hairy Maclary Sit

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