One mischievous little lion cub is keen to show how he can act just like his mum. But when it comes to bedtime, there's no one as good as her!
From the bestselling creator of Hugless Douglas, this humorous, touching tale is a celebration of mums everywhere.
David Melling is one of the UK's best-loved author-illustrators and his stories combine brilliantly imaginative illustrations with an endearing sense of what it is like to be a small child learning about the world.
Perfect bedtime reading — Prima Baby
The excellent illustrations cleverly avoid over-sentimentality — Newbury Weekly News
Affectionate fun — The Sunday Tribune
A warm, feel-good bedtime story with which all young children will identify — Waterstone's Books Quarterly
Fun and engaging ... will guarantee plenty of giggles — Nursery Education Plus
This humorous tale has a simple, short text with funny illustrations. It is a warm, feel-good bedtime story with which all young children will identify. — Books Quaterly
A celebration of the mother/child relationship ... A funny tale with adorable illustrations showing the importance of mother love. Forget the flowers ... the perfect Mother's Day gift! — Primary Times
A charming small-format picture book... The colourful cartoon-style illustrations sit perfectly with the simple, carefully written text. — Bookfest 2004
It's David Melling's delicious illustrations that are the real strength of this book... Mum's love for her little one shines out of this book, and it will leave everyone with a warm glow. — Write Away
Perfect bedtime reading
The excellent illustrations cleverly avoid over-sentimentality
A warm, feel-good bedtime story with which all young children will identify
Fun and engaging ... will guarantee plenty of giggles