Trixie is a fun and fiesty free-thinker who never seems to hear the word `NO'! The first book in this hilarious and charming illustrated series is sure to have girls hooked. Trixie has a heart of gold and a love of animals so big it even includes nits! She's passionate about vegetarianism, music and Building a Better World.In this first adventure Trixie loses her precious trumpet - just days before she's supposed to be playing a solo in her school's Save the World with a Song concert!But everything starts to fall into place when she finds out her beloved dog Harpo can talk! Enter Harpo the talking, singing, doggy yap star! Will he be able to help her out of her sticky situation?With fun and quirky illustrations throughout and laughs on every page, the Trixie stories are guaranteed to entertain.
Ros Asquith is well-known to Guardian readers for her strip cartoon Doris, which ran for over ten years. She is also the succesful author of children's books, notably the Letty Chubb Teenage Worrier series for teenagers published by Piccadilly and Puffin. She lives in North London with her partner - a jazz critic - and two teenage sons.