Just Like My Daddy

David Melling

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Hodder Children's Books


From the creator of the bestselling Hugless Douglas, this humorous, touching tale is a celebration of dads everywhere - even if they are moody, lazy and good at pretending to be busy!

A striking new edition of this bestselling picture book.

One little lion cub can't wait to grow up and do everything just like his dad.

David Melling is one of the UK's best-loved author-illustrators and his stories combine brilliantly imaginative illustrations with an endearing sense of what it is like to be a small child learning about the world.

In the media
Affectionate and comic

The Guardian

Enormous fun and a big hit



Reading Evening Post

My toddler ... squealed with delight

Waterstone's Books Quarterly