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Hugless Douglas and the Big Sleep

Hugless Douglas and the Big Sleep

Join Douglas on a sleepover in the third Hugless Douglas adventure. This bestselling series has sold over 1.4 million copies to date in 26 languages!

Hugless Douglas is very excited about Rabbit’s sleepover, but he collects so many friends along the way that soon it’s a big squash in Rabbit’s small burrow! How will they ever get to sleep?

David Melling is one of the UK’s best-loved author-illustrators and his third book about Douglas the 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. Perfect for bedtime and hugtime!

Hello, Hugless Douglas! was a World Book Day picture book in 2014.

‘A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration.’ – Daily Mail
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Genre: Children's, Teenage & Educational / Picture Books, Activity Books & Early Learning Material / Picture Books / Picture Storybooks

On Sale: 3rd January 2013

Price: £6.99

ISBN-13: 9781444915044

Reviews

As ever, the illustrations are a particular joy
School Librarian
A lovely book for going to sleep to, or share when your child has a guest for a sleepover.
Junior
Beautifully illustrated, with uncomplicated, funny text, this is perfect snuggle-up bedtime fare.
Bookseller
Hugless Douglas has found his way into children's hearts ... He is such a lovely character
Parents In Touch
The whole book works very well, being both funny and silly and yet, also, charming and relevant to small children.
Bookbag
Hugless Douglas has found his way into children's hearts.
Parents In Touch
Combines brilliantly imaginative illustrations with an endearing sense of what it is like to be a small child
Liverpool Echo
[This] third book about Douglas the brown bear is as funny and compelling as the first
The Northern Echo
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
Perfect snuggle-up bedtime fare
The Bookseller
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 lovely book for going to sleep to, or share when your child has a guest for a sleepover.
Junior
Thoroughly enjoyable
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
Hugless Douglas has found his way into children's hearts.
Parents In Touch
A lovely book for going to sleep to, or to share when your child has a guest for a sleepover
Junior
Beautifully illustrated, with uncomplicated, funny text, this is perfect snuggle-up bedtime fare.
Bookseller
Another warm and charming story featuring the amiable but often bewildered Douglas. Wonderful.
Peters Gazette