Daddy is My Hero
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Daddy is My Hero

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My daddy looks quite normal, no different from the rest...But my daddy is a hero, the greatest dad, the best! A child plays dressing up with Dad, and together they go on some amazing adventures. As if by magic, Dad becomes a cowboy and a knight, fights pirates and flies a spaceship, all in the course of one special day together. This is a tender, touching tribute to all the heroic dads out there!show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 235 x 263 x 3mm | 189g
  • Random House Children's Publishers UK
  • Picture Corgi
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • chiefly col. Illustrations
  • 0552569151
  • 9780552569156
  • 84,867

Review quote

"He might be a superhero to his child, but in this welcome contemporary portrait Dad also does the shopping, cooking, cleaning and bathtime routine... Bright, bold illustrations and a simple rhyme scheme make this a lovely bedtime read for even the youngest children." The Daily Mail "Selected by the Fatherhood Institute for their 'Fathers Story Week' programme" The Fatherhood Institute "A wonderful celebration of dads - full of fantasy, fun and...fancy dress!" South Wales Evening Post "This tribute to dads everywhere is the ideal story for father and child to share at bedtime - and make plans for an exciting time the next day!" Parents in Touchshow more

About Dawn Richards

Dawn Richards (Author) Dawn Richards is the author of several books for Random House Children's Publishers UK including Daddy is My Hero, Duck's Easter Egg Hunt, Little Duck's First Christmas and I Love You, Mummy Duck.Jane Massey (Illustrator) Jane Massey studied Graphic Design at Kingston University and went on to work for several agencies in London and Hong Kong. Since moving into illustration she has worked on numerous children's books including Let's Play Peek-a-boo! as well as commissions for advertising, packaging and greetings cards. She lives in Brighton with her partner and young son.show more

Review Text

"This tribute to dads everywhere is the ideal story for father and child to share at bedtime - and make plans for an exciting time the next day!"show more

Back cover copy

Dad can be a cowboy and a knight, fight pirates and fly a spaceship. He's every kind of hero rolled into one! This is a tender, touching tribute to all heroic dads out there, full of fantasy, fun and fancy dress!show more

Rating details

37 ratings
4.18 out of 5 stars
5 38% (14)
4 43% (16)
3 19% (7)
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