Filled with humour, energy, and warmth, this is a great gift for Father's day, and perfect for reading when Grandad comes to visit!
Jean Reagan was born in Alabama but spent most of her childhood in Japan. She now lives in Salt Lake City in America with her husband. In the summers, they serve as backcountry volunteers in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. To learn more about Jean and her work, please visit JeanReagan.comLee Wildish is a real talent heading for great success. He was picked out by Kate Skipper, the Waterstone's buyer, as someone to watch and he is one of Hodder's highlight illustrators. Lee won the Red House Children's Book Award 2013 and is a New York Times bestselling illustrator.
A cunning study in role reversal, with Lee Wildish's over-the-top illustrations well in keeping with a jaunty text. - Independent on SundayAdorable. - Daily RecordMadcap and cartoon-like illustrations energetically capture the fun... A warm portrayal of a very important relationship. Very entertaining. - School LibrarianFull of love and humour... illustrations beautifully convey the emotion between the two main characters in the story. - CarouselFunny and heart-warming... guaranteed to be a family favourite. - MumsnetThe narrative is particularly effective in converting childish concern into caretaker reassurance ... While grandpas will obviously enjoy sharing this story with their little ones (and parents will enjoy purchasing it for a Father's Day gift for said grandpa), there is enough playfulness here to broaden the appeal to a wider audience. - The Bulletin of the Center for Children's BooksThe book is hilarious. - huffingtonpostWonderful humour... amusing and adorable... a whole lot of mischievous fun. - Baby Surrey