A celebration of the mother / child relationship - a perfect companion title to Just Like My Dad.
Have you ever wanted to be just like your mum Well here is a story just for you! This little lion cub wants to be like his mother! A funny tale with adorable illustrations showing the importance of mother love.
This humorous tale has a simple, short text with funny illustrations. It is a warm, feel-good bedtime story with which all young children will identify. - Books Quaterly
A celebration of the mother/child relationship ... A funny tale with adorable illustrations showing the importance of mother love. Forget the flowers ... the perfect Mother's Day gift! - Primary Times
A charming small-format picture book... The colourful cartoon-style illustrations sit perfectly with the simple, carefully written text. - Bookfest 2004
It's David Melling's delicious illustrations that are the real strength of this book... Mum's love for her little one shines out of this book, and it will leave everyone with a warm glow. - Write Away
David Melling has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal, the Smarties Book Award and the Independent Booksellers Award. His Hugless Douglas books have sold over 2 million copies worldwide, and the loveable brown bear has starred in a World Book Day book as well as his own theatre show. Before becoming an internationally acclaimed author-illustrator, David worked as an animation artist for films including the much-loved Father Christmas by Raymond Briggs. One of his most popular picture books The Tale of Jack Frost was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day.