My Mum Goes To Work by Kes Gray
  

My Mum Goes To Work

Written by Kes Gray

3+ readers   
Download an extract Add to wishlist Share this book

The Lovereading4Kids comment

Packed full of reassuring and helpful messages for small children - and mothers, who will find it great to read aloud.

Synopsis

My Mum Goes To Work by Kes Gray

My mum goes to work but I know she still loves me and cares about me. How do I know? Because my mum comes home from work and tells me she loves me so much! This illustrated book aims to re-assure parent and child that all is well when a parent goes to work.

Reviews

What a reassuring book, for the small child child whose Mother goes out to work! Books for Keeps A picture book for those whose mums are out earning an honest crust. unknown This is one for the guilt-ridden mums who juggle work and parenthood. Cork Evening Echo This would be a great book to buy for a Mum just about to return to work - and her little on too. Writeaway.org

About the Author

Kes Gray

In a career spanning twenty years he has written many television advertising campaigns, most notably for Carling Black Label, Prudential and NSPCC.

Kes loves to write and in 1997 a one month sabbatical produced his first and most acclaimed picture book to date, Eat Your Peas. Published in 2000 it became the first picture book in ten years to win the coveted overall prize at the 2001 Federation of Childrens Book Awards. The same year it won the overall prize at Sheffield, was picture book category winner at Stockport and the Experian Big 3 Awards. In 2002 Eat Your Peas was shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. He is also the author for Oi Frog! and titles in the acclaimed Daisy young fiction series - all illustrated by Nick Sharratt. KES GRAY was noted by the Independent as one of the top ten children's authors in the UK in 2003. BILLY BUCKET was winner of the Red House C hildren's Book Award for Younger Readers. Kes lives in Essex with his wife and children.

More books by this author

Loading similar books...

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: 3-5

Author

Kes Gray
More books by Kes Gray

Author's Website

www.kesgray.com/

Publisher

Hodder & Stoughton Childrens Division

Publication date

15th February 2007

ISBN

9780340883693

Categories


We love Lovereading as my 5 year old loves to read new books before anyone else has a chance, she says it makes reading exciting!

Tracey Chorley

It’s a community united by a passion for books and promoting the best there is in children’s literature.

Sam Bateman and family

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

I love all the books they recommend & put up for me to review. I also love the fact that they give new authors the chance to share their boo

Daisy Pennock – age 15

Love “Lovereading4kids” as my son gets to hear about & read new books before his mates which keeps him interested in reading=a very happy Mum

Liz Evans

It is THE website to use for narrowing down your search for any book. Definitely knocks the socks off any other book review website.

Nickey and Tomasz Hawryszczuk

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools