Lynley Dodd


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in Rotorua, New Zealand
July 05, 1941

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Dame Lynley Dodd is an internationally celebrated writer for children whose titles are highly regarded and much loved by her readers in New Zealand and around the world. Her stories are known for their lively sound qualities, curious animal characters, and the memorable illustrations that accompany the text. Lynley has received numerous awards, both for her writing and illustration, and in 2002 she was made a Distinguished Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her services to children’s literature.

Lynley was a founding member of Bookrapt in 1983.

Average rating: 4.26 · 23,849 ratings · 857 reviews · 98 distinct worksSimilar authors
Hairy Maclary from Donaldso...

4.29 avg rating — 12,838 ratings — published 1983 — 36 editions
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Slinky Malinki

4.34 avg rating — 2,759 ratings — published 1991 — 13 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Bone

4.26 avg rating — 1,004 ratings — published 1985 — 16 editions
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Hairy Maclary and Zachary Q...

4.28 avg rating — 714 ratings2 editions
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Hairy Maclary Scattercat

4.21 avg rating — 675 ratings — published 1985 — 15 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Rumpus at t...

4.17 avg rating — 600 ratings — published 1989 — 13 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Caterwaul C...

4.21 avg rating — 514 ratings — published 1987 — 15 editions
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Scarface Claw

4.32 avg rating — 387 ratings — published 2002 — 4 editions
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Hairy Maclary's Showbusiness

4.12 avg rating — 417 ratings — published 1991 — 12 editions
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Slinky Malinki, Open the Door

4.29 avg rating — 405 ratings — published 1993 — 11 editions
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“Galloping here
Galloping there
Rollicking, frolicking, everywhere!

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

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