Author(s): Giles Andreae; Emma Dodd (Illustrator)
A sweet, rhyming picture 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!
I love my daddy, yes I do, He's very kind - and funny, too.
A gentle rhyming text that's perfect to read aloud. -- Bookseller 20110128 Full of fun rhyming text and joyful, bold illustrations. - Nursery World 20110421 Energetic text and artwork will entertain adults and children alike. - Library Mice 20110621 Simple but touching tribute to the role a dad plays in life. - Daily Mail 20110617 A reassuring celebration of fatherhood. - Bookseller 20120224 The singsong rhythm and bold, colorful, expressive illustrations will have kid appeal. - Booklist 20120401
Giles Andreae 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. Emma was brought up in Guildford, Surrey, and from as far back as she can remember she wanted to be an illustrator. She studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central Saint Martin's School of Art and has worked in advertising, editorial and book illustration. Emma lives in Surrey with her husband and two children and their Jack Russel Terrier, Bart.