I Love My Daddy [board book] (Board book)

By Giles Andreae, Emma Dodd (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9781423199700, 26pp.

Publication Date: April 22, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/1/2011)
Hardcover (4/17/2012)
Paperback (5/1/2012)

List Price: 6.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

This book captures the love between father and child from a toddler's point of view, with verses and bright pictures designed to inspire smiles. Dad shows his daughter how to make pancakes, they sing silly songs, and she even takes his shoes for a spin! Joyful and sweet, it is sure to be enjoyed many times over.


About the Author

Giles Andreae is the award-winning and bestselling author of Rumble in the Jungle, Giraffes Can't Dance, and The Lion Who Wanted to Love. Giles is also the creator and voice behind Purple Ronnie. He lives in London.

Emma Dodd studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Saint Martin's School of Art, London. She has worked on many books, including the popular Dot and Dash series (Scholastic). The first book she wrote and illustrated herself, WHAT PET TO GET? (Scholastic), was shortlisted for the 2006 Early Years Awards. Emma's vibrant illustrations and funny storytelling delight children the world over.


Praise For I Love My Daddy [board book]

"Whether out on the town or cuddling on the couch, Dad, Daughter, and an ever-present stuffed rabbit radiate a comfortable warmth that will resonate with young listeners."—School Library Journal

"[T]his stands out for its spot-on execution and colorful charm."—Kirkus Reviews

"Andreae does break daddy stereotypes, and the singsong rhythm and bold, colorful, expressive illustrations will have kid appeal. At the same time, the vocabulary and positive attributes (kind, clever, polite) will have adult appeal."—Booklist