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We Love You Hugless Douglas

We Love You Hugless DouglasOur September children's picture book of the month is We Love You Hugless Douglas by David Melling

When Douglas goes on a best friend hunt with Flossie the sheep, everyone seems to have a best friend except him! Perhaps what Douglas is looking for is right under his nose...

September will also see the release of Hugless Douglas Finds a Hug. An irresistibly soft, cuddly and interactive puppet book that is perfect for snuggletime! Join Douglas as he hunts for a hug, stretching, waving, clapping and then opening his arms REALLY wide... Now everyone can have a Hugless Douglas hug!


'A new Hugless Douglas book is always a cause for celebration.' The Daily Mail


 Hugless Douglas Book spread


Giant Douglas

Win a Hugless Douglas plush toy

Simply share your thoughts on the discussion thread, and you'll be entered to win a giant Hugless Douglas plush toy!

There is also an utterly adorable Hugless Douglas app available from the iTunes store. Check out the reviews here.

To find out more about the big bear with the big heart please see the Hugless Douglas website.


About the author 

David Melling

David Melling took to drawing from an early age and became a freelance illustrator working for magazines and advertising agencies. He has written and illustrated dozens of children's books including The Kiss That Missed, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award and The Tale of Jack Frost which was animated and shown on BBC1 on Christmas Day.

David first introduced us to Hugless Douglas in 2010. Watch this video to see how David creates his wonderful books.



If you receive a copy, we do expect you to post a review or join in on the discussion thread. 

This giveaway has now closed. If you haven't been chosen to receive a free copy, buy the book here.



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