I Love My Daddy Padded Board Book by Giles Andreae
  

I Love My Daddy Padded Board Book

Written by Giles Andreae
Illustrated by Emma Dodd

Synopsis

I Love My Daddy Padded Board Book by Giles Andreae

A sweet, rhyming board book about the special relationship between father and child. With a gentle, rhyming story and lovely illustrations, this is a book to be loved, shared and treasured. The perfect gift for every family, whether for new Fathers, on Father's Day, or at any time of the year. From the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance. Simple but touching Daily Mail A Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller!

Reviews

The gentle text perfectly captures the love that exists between parent and child, while the warm illustrations reflect the tender nature of the story. This is one my children come back to time and time again and it never loses its special appeal * Made For Mums * Simple but touching * Daily Mail * Another adorable book...five stars * Little Fiction Fascination * A gentle rhyming text that's perfect to read aloud * Bookseller * Amusing and heart warming...charming and vibrant artwork * Primary Times * A touching and uplifting book. Full of fun rhyming text and joyful, bold illustrations. * Nursery World * Flows easily with a rhyming couplet on ech page, and bright, bold illustrations bringing the story to life. It will be asked for again and again. * Carousel * Ebullient...the remarkable emotional intensity of Emma Dodd's bold illustrations. Giles Andreae's rhyming text provides a pleasingly bouncy accompaniment. * The Guardian *

About the Author

Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae was born in London in 1966. His books have sold over 3 million copies worldwide, making him one of the most successful children’s authors working today. He began writing when he was at primary school and gets a lot of his ideas from trying to keep his own children entertained.

Giles is the hugely successful and talented author behind numerous award-winning children's books, including the bestselling Giraffes Can't Dance. He is also the creator of the well-known Purple Ronnie and Edward Monkton poetry ranges. Giles lives in London with his wife and four children.

His top tips for becoming a writer are: read a lot, write a lot and write from the heart.

Author photo copyright: Martin Salter

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Book Info

Format

Board book
24 pages

Author

Giles Andreae
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Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

7th May 2015

ISBN

9781408338100


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