David Melling - Don't Worry, Hugless Douglas Board Book - Hachette Children's Group

Don't Worry, Hugless Douglas Board Book

By David Melling

  • Board book
  • £5.99

A full-length board book edition of this bestselling picture book.

A sturdy board book edition of Don't Worry, Hugless Douglas, part of the bestselling series that has sold over 1.4 million copies in 26 countries worldwide.

Where do you go with a BIG worry? Douglas knows he can count on Dad. Douglas' dad gives him a wonderful new woolly hat. He races outside to show it off and doesn't realise that it's unravelling! Douglas' friends have lots of ideas about how to put things right but it is left to the little bear to work out for himself the best thing to do...

Hugless Douglas is an irrresistible and hugely popular pre-school character created by David Melling - one of today's leading author-illustrators.

'A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration.' The Daily Mail

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781444913057
  • Publication date: 03 Jan 2013
  • Page count: 30
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
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Suitable from birth
This second book about Douglas the little brown bear is as funny and compelling as the first. It combines brilliantly imaginative illustrations with an endearing sense of what it is like to be a small child learning about the world — Liverpool Echo
Wonderful ... The illustrations are fabulous and we enjoyed watching Douglas' super fun and colourful adventure unfold on every page — Little Fiction Fascination
Funny and silly yet also charming and relevant to small children — The Bookbag
Another warm and charming story featuring the amiable but often bewildered Douglas ... Wonderful — Peters Gazette
A delightful read! — School Librarian

Praise for Hugless Douglas:

'A charming and endearing tale.' - Bookseller

'A thoroughly enjoyable experience.' Bookbag

'Douglas will no doubt become a hit as he is such a lovable character.'

— Families South West
Another warm and charming story featuring the amiable but often bewildered Douglas. Wonderful. — Peters Gazette
The whole book works very well, being both funny and silly and yet, also, charming and relevant to small children. — Bookbag
A delightful read! — School Librarian
Brilliantly imaginative illustrations. — Lincolnshire Echo
Great fun. — Nursery World
Gorgeous pictures that celebrate the father-child bond. — Red House Children's Book Award