The Kiss That Missed
Written by David Melling
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The Kiss That Missed by David MellingThe king is in a hurry and blows his son a bedtime kiss...but it misses. The kiss flies out of the window and a brave knight is sent on a fairytale quest to bring it back. Since this classic picturebook was published over 10 years ago, it has sold over 300,000 copies and become a favourite bedtime story for boys and girls everywhere. By the bestselling creator of Hugless Douglas, this delightful tale is filled with humour, charm and bedtime kisses, and is great to read aloud. It is also a fantastic resource for teachers in lessons about fairytales.
-- and wonderful to share Primary Times An enchanting book Sunday Express An original and charismatic tale ... The illustrations couldn't be better PTA Magazine The perfect end-of-school or bedtime story that sparkles with humour Junior Education Beautifully illustrated pictures along with humour and charm make this book a bedtime favourite Daily Echo Punchy and exciting, with plenty of amusing touches that will have adults and children giggling along ... there's a gentle heart, a witty plot, intriguing visual style and funny writing ... warmly recommended The Bookbag A 'wonderfully comic little charmer... Melling's illustrations are as snazzy and as snappy as his prose.
's funny and original and an absolute delight to read aloud - a perfect bedtime read. The Parents Guide The text is lively but it is the comic book style illustrations that steal the show. Junior An ideal bedtime book. This delightful tale is a true charmer. Warm, funny and not the least bit soppy, it will be enjoyed by both boys and girls. The Scotsman A touching tale about the power of love. Waterstone's Book Quarterly'
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Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group
6th January 2011
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