Mum's the Word by Timothy Knapman, Jamie Littler


Mum's the Word by Timothy Knapman, Jamie Littler

A funny rhyming tale with adorable illustrations showing the importance of a mother's love. When a little dog tries to find the word that feels like a cuddle and is as warm as a goodnight kiss, he discovers that the word is...'Mum!' Forget the flowers, this is the perfect way to say 'I love you' on Mother's Day. 'A beautiful book that will appeal to a wide range of ages. Just gorgeous!' - Rhino Reads Written by the bestselling author of Dinosaurs in the Supermarket!


Playful mix of explosive colors and chalky outlines. Publishers Weekly The perfect picture books for mums and their children to chare...a heartwarming story told in rhyme about the beautiful relationship between mother and child. Junior News & Mail An ideal Mother's Day gift Surrey Advertiser

About the Author

Timothy studied history at Oxford. Since then he has spent his time writing plays, opera libretti, song lyrics and children's books. Timothy's books, including the successful Mungo series, have been translated into twelve languages and are often read on CBeebies Bedtime Stories. Jamie is an illustrator who graduated from the Arts Institute at Bournemouth in 2008, and has won a High Commendation in the Macmillan Children's Book Award. When not trying to tame his unnaturally fast growing hair or having staring matches with next door's cat he likes drawing, colouring in, cutting things out and sticking things in.

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32 pages


Timothy Knapman, Jamie Littler
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Publication date

6th February 2014



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