Author(s): Giles Andreae
A sweet, rhyming picture book about the special relationship between mother 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 Mothers, on Mother's Day, or indeed at any time of the year. From the author of picture book classic, Giraffes Can't Dance.
'This sweet and heartwarming ditty, told in witty rhyme by Giles Andreae, has cosy, bright illustrations, and is filled with feel-good charm' - Junior magazine
Winner of the Book Trust Early Years Award!
A heart-warming rhyming picture book about the beautiful relationship between mother and child, from the bestselling author of Giraffes Can't Dance. Winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award 2010.
Winner of Booktrust Early Years Award: Best Book for babies under one-year-old 2010.
Tells of the tender relationship between mother and child through witty and touching rhyming text. -- Nursery World 20100916 Sure to melt the heart of any mummy and some children too! -- Book Fest Guide 20100901
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 was brought up in Guildford, Surrey, in a family of artists. As a child she loved the work of Peter Firmin, John Burningham and Gerald Rose and from as far back as she can remember she wanted to be an illustrator. Emma studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central Saint Martin's School of Art and has worked in advertising, editorial and book illustration. She has illustrated best selling series for Ladybird Books and created the illustrations for the successful Amazing Baby series from Templar Publishing. Emma was shortlisted for the Early Years book awards in 2006 and 2009. Emma lives in Surrey with her husband and two children and their Jack Russel Terrier, Bart, who keeps her fit and provides inspiration. The family like to spend any spare time in North Cornwall, surfing and walking in all weathers. Recent books include: I Don't Want a Posh Dog / I Don't Want a Cool Cat Orchard Books Miaow Said the Cow Templar Publishing (shortlisted for the Booktrust Early Years Awards 2009) What Pet to Get? Templar Publishing (shortlisted for the Booktrust Early Years Awards 2006)