Meet Hugless Douglas

He is a huggable, loveable brown bear who is learning all about the big world around him.

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Hugless Douglas

Ever feel like you need a really big bear hug.

Douglas is a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of a hug. He goes to try and find the perfect one but none of them seem quite right.

Author/Illustrator: David Melling
(PB) ISBN: 9780340950630
(BB) ISBN: 9781444907636
Format: Paperback & Boardbook

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Dont Worry Hugless Douglas!

Where do you go with a BIG worry Douglas knows he can count on Dad.

Douglas' dad gives him a wonderful new woolly hat that he wants to show to everyone. In his excitement, he doesn't realise that it is unravelling... His friends have helpful but useless ideas of how to put things right. But it is left to the little bear to work out for himself the best thing to do...

Author/Illustrator: David Melling
(HB) ISBN: 9780340999806
(PB) ISBN: 9780340999813
Format: Paperback & Hardback

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Hugless Douglas
and the Big Sleep

Douglas is so excited about Rabbit's sleepover that he wants to bring all his friends with him, but he collects so many along the way that soon it's hard for everyone to fit in Rabbit's small burrow! Can Douglas think of a way for them all to get some sleep.

Author/Illustrator: David Melling
(PB) ISBN: 9781444901498
(HB) ISBN: 9781444901481
Format: Paperback & Hardback

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We Love You, Hugless Douglas

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...

Author/Illustrator: David Melling
(HB) ISBN: 9781444908299
Format: Hardback

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Fun Stuff

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Douglas Fathers Day Card


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Mum Hug Colour In


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Boulder Colour In


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Love Colour In


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Sketches Activity


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About David Melling

David Melling is an internationally-acclaimed and best-selling author/illustrator.

He worked as a photographer and animation artist before moving onto illustrations for magazines and picture books. Melling became a freelance illustrator in 1986 and illustrated his first children's book in 1993. He has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal (The Kiss That Missed) and the Smarties Book Award (Brilliant the Dinosaur). His popular picture book The Tale of Jack Frost was animated for BBC1's TV Christmas Day specials and shortlisted for the Pulcinella Award 2005.

More from David Melling

David Melling's Blog www.davidmelling.co.uk/blog/


Contact

To arrange an interview with the author, or for more information or publicity copy requests please email: media.enquiries@hachette.com.au or tel: 02 8248 0800

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    Level 17,
    207 Kent St,
    Sydney
    NSW 2000
    Australia

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