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Hilarious NZ kids book out today


25 September 2014

Doctor Grundy’s Undies
Dawn McMillan & Ross Kinnaird
Popular author-illustrator pair returns
with new book out today

Doctor Grundy lost his undies.
His best ones, supersized!

When a strong wind blows past Doctor Grundy’s clothesline, away fly his undies.

They land on a pirate ship, are blown on to Scotland, get a mend in China – but will they ever find their way back home?

Doctor Grundy’s Undies is a funny, colourful story for primary age kids from Thames author Dawn McMillan and Auckland illustrator Ross Kinnaird – whose previous works include the bestselling I Need a New Bum! and Why Do Dogs Sniff Bottoms?

“The idea for the mischievous undies came from the Dad’s underwear in I Need a New Bum!” remembers Dawn. “What if Doctor Grundy had a pair of equally outrageous boxers?

Anything could happen … and it does!

“The book has had a great response at recent school readings, and I hope everyone has a lot of fun with this one,” she says.

Release Date: 25 September 2014 | ISBN: 978-1-877514-73-9 | RRP $19.99

Paperback, 230 x 215 mm, 32 pages colour

Libro International, a division of Oratia Media |


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