I have recently received a number of David Melling's books for my little girl to read at bedtime, or other times of the day if she wants but they are really good bedtime books in my opinion. I have become a fan of his books as I think they have a great story, a really good message and are ... Read review
Paperback. Pub Date :2011-10-06 Pages: 32 Language: English Publisher: Hodder Chiildrens ... more
Books David Melling is one of the leading childrens authorillustrators today and his second book about Douglas the little brown bear is as funny and compelling as the first. It combines brilliantly imaginative illustrations with an endearing sense of what it is like to be a small child learning about the world.Douglas dad gives him a wonderful new woolly hat and he races outside to show it off. In his excitement. he doesnt realise that it is unravelling ... His friends have helpful but useless ideas of how to put things right and it is left to the little bear to work out for himself the best thing to do ...
"...banana hat and an I don't like peas hat!! Some weird and wonderful illustrations that my little girl finds very funny. The rest of the illustrations throughout the book are really large and almost jump off the page as you look at them and to me they really bring the story to life. The text is black and nice and bold so it is really easy to read and hopefully for little kids get used to seeing words and start to recognise them.
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