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    • ISBN:9781444915082
    • Publication date:25 Jan 2013

Just Like My Daddy

By David Melling

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A striking new edition of this bestselling picture book.

From the creator of the bestselling Hugless Douglas, this humorous, touching tale is a celebration of dads everywhere - even if they are moody, lazy and good at pretending to be busy!

A striking new edition of this bestselling picture book.

One little lion cub can't wait to grow up and do everything just like his dad.

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.

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  • ISBN: 9781444931822
  • Publication date: 04 May 2017
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
Affectionate and comic — The Guardian
Enormous fun and a big hit — Carousel
Delightful — Reading Evening Post
My toddler ... squealed with delight — Waterstone's Books Quarterly
A humorous and touching tale from David Melling — Primary Times
A humorous tale withy funny illustrations... — Junior
A lovely picture book ... the father/child relationship is explored with warmth — Books For Keeps
A celebration of the father/child relationship. David Melling's approach is affectionate and comic... — The Guardian
This charming book ... had the whole family in stitches again and again. Enormous fun and a big hit. — Carousel, Issue 23
Children adore his wacky illustrations and zany sense of humour — Your New Baby

Praise for David Melling:
'lively illustrations of animals doing joyously batty things - making even our quietest toddler shriek with laughter.'

— Carousel
Boldly and beautifully drawn — Limited Edition
A humorous and touching tale from David Melling. — Primary Times
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