Three

Stephen Michael King (Illustrator)

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A heartwarming story of a three-legged dog who follows his nose all over the city, out to the country, and into the arms of a new friend.

One, two, three...
One, two, three...
Every day was a skip
And a hop
For Three. 

As a three-legged dog on his own in the big city, Three does pretty well for himself. His waggly tail keeps him fed, and he meets so many different legged creatures along the way. He's happy just the way he is, but sometimes he wonders what it'd be like to have a real home. That all changes when he wanders into the country and meets a quirky young girl and her welcoming family.


Bookseller Review
by Kasia Janczewski

I absolutely rejoiced reading this aloud at our weekly story time when it was first released! Three has a wonderful rhythm and structure that joyously explores difference, perspective, gratitude, empathy and belonging. Stephen Michael King has created such  warm-hearted book that can be enjoyed by multiple ages within a family who can read and discuss the book on may levels. It also embeds counting and numeracy in a very creative and meaningful way!


Kasia Janczewski is the Co-manager and Visual Merchandiser for Where the Wild Things Are. She has worked for both Avid Reader and Where the Wild Things Are for over 8 years. She specialises in picture books and storytelling, has co-facilitated weekly story times, and special holiday story time events. Kasia also co-facilitates Avid Reader’s Her Voice bookclub. She has trained and worked as an art, history, and design teacher in secondary schools, and practiced as an artist. Kasia is the mother of twin 5 year-olds that help her test out, enjoy, and recommend many wonderful picture books! 


ISBN: 9781760664053
Publication Date: 01-Nov-2019
Publisher: Scholastic Australia