Hugless Douglas Book and CD by David Melling
  

Hugless Douglas Book and CD

Written by David Melling
Illustrated by
Part of the Hugless Douglas Series

Synopsis

Hugless Douglas Book and CD by David Melling

A delightful CD and paperback edition of the bestselling picture book narrated by Alan Davies. Douglas is a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of a hug. He goes to try and find one but none of them seem quite right. Join Douglas on his search for the perfect bear hug! Douglas is an irresistible and hugely popular character created by David Melling - one of today's leading author-illustrators. 'A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration.' Daily Mail

Reviews

A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration. * Daily Mail * ... the perfect bedtime book. * Booktrust.org.uk * Make sure this adorable books is top of the pile for bedtime reads. * Maternity & Infant * Douglas... will no doubt become a hit as he is such a lovable character. * Families South West * A thoroughly enjoyable experience. * Bookbag * A charming and endearing tale about searching for the right one. * Bookseller * Awww... Hugless Douglas is so sweet! * Bookwitch * The perfect bedtime read, ideal for sending children off to sleep feeling loved * Parents In Touch * Great fun * Nursery World * Heart-warming ... a perfect tale to share with little ones * Families Magazine * One for softies big and small * Junior * This deceptively simply story quickly becomes a favourite * Carousel * A charming and endearing tale * The Bookseller * Endearing and funny * Bournemouth Daily Echo * Oozes the 'ah

* Sunday Independent (Dublin) *

About the Author

David Melling

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors David Melling was born in Oxford. His father was a sculptor and David inherited his artistic leanings. David has received much recognition for his artistic talent. His first book 'Brilliant the Dinosaur' (Pavilion) was shortlisted for the 1994 Smarties Book Award and 'What's that Noise?' was longlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. More recently, The Kiss That Missed was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. His recent picture book, The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day with a voice over by Hugh Laurie. It was shortlisted for the Pulcinella Award 2005 for 'Best TV Movie' category. To date he has illustrated over 60 books, writing and illustrating around 15 of them, including the popular Hugless Douglas series...www.huglessdouglas.co.uk

David Melling is married and lives with his wife and two children in Oxfordshire.

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Book Info

Format

Mixed media product
Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-Audio
32 pages
Interest Age: Up to 5 years

Author

David Melling
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Author's Website

www.davidmelling.co.uk/

Publisher

Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

6th June 2013

ISBN

9781444913286


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