The Best Dog in the World

What makes dogs so special? Is it because they are so funny and playful?

Is it because they try to help and don’t always get it right, with such hilarious results?

Find out The Best Dog in the World, a delightful picture book that will be every child’s favourite bedtime story!

Written by Pat Chapman and illustrated by Cat Chapman

$19.99 incl. GST

SKU 9781988516622 Category Tag

2 in stock (can be backordered)

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NZ Booklovers ~ This picture book is a playful look at everyone’s best friend — the dog. Author Pat Chapman and illustrator Cat Chapman team up to create a humorous take on the irony of life with a dog. From ‘helping’ in the garden and tidying up the house, to bedtime stories and waiting so quietly for dinner, dogs in all shapes and sizes are celebrated in this book. Read the full review.

About the Kiwi author

Patricia Chapman has written adult work including Strange Facts & True about NZ and The Dunmore Book of NZ Records. Her children’s titles include Storylines Award winning The Best Dad in the World, ‘Tis the Month Before Christmas: the True Story of Santa and The Tallest Truck Gets Stuck.

Additional information

Dimensions 22.8 × 22.8 cm

Hardcover edition



Page count


Published by

Upstart Press

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