I Want My Dummy by Tony Ross


I Want My Dummy by Tony Ross

New format, reissue in the phenomenally best-selling Little Princess series. The royal dummy keeps mysteriously disappearing. Can the feisty Little Princess finally break her habit? Where is my dummy? I WANT MY DUMMY!' shrieks the Little Princess. The dummy keeps turning up in the strangest of places! up the chimney, under the dog, in the dustbin. The Little Princess refuses to believe she is too grown-up for it. But when her cousin tells her she looks stupid the Princess is quick to find a new owner for the dummy!


Praise for previous Little Princess books: 'A must for any parent and child.

'Hilarious and a godsend to parents.'

'The Little Princess has huge appeal to toddlers and Tony Ross's illustrations are brilliantly witty.'

About the Author

Tony Ross

Born in 1938 in Wandsworth, South London, Tony Ross never though about a career in art, but says he fell into it after his dream of being a cowboy disintegrated when a letter he wrote to John Wayne was never replied to.

After Liverpool College of Art, Tony became an art director at an Advertising Agency but after a particularly bad day in the office he gave up his job to go into teaching at Manchester Polytechnic.

His first book was published in 1976 and as well as his own, he has illustrated over 1000 books for authors such as Roald Dahl, David Walliams, Paula Danziger and Michael Palin, which are published all over the world. His series of books written with Jeanne Willis featuring the extra terrestrial teacher, Dr Xargle, has established a huge following of fans. As has his fantastic and fun illustrations in the Horrid Henry series. A TV adaptation of his much-loved Little Princess series is currently showing on Channel 5’s Milkshake.


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Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From 2 To 4


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Publication date

4th June 2007



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