We Love You, Hugless Douglas!

Author(s): David Melling

Picture Books

Hugless Douglas is looking for a best friend in this fourth adventure in the hugely popular series.

When Hugless 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...

This is the fourth adventure in the hugely popular series, which has sold over 1.4 million copies in 26 languages to date. 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.

Hello, Hugless Douglas! was a World Book Day picture book in 2014 and a number one bestseller, selling over 450,000 copies.

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


Product Information

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

Praise for Hugless Douglas:

'A charming and endearing tale.' - Bookseller

'A thoroughly enjoyable experience.' --Bookbag

'Douglas will no doubt become a hit as he is such a lovable character.' -- Families South West

David Melling has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and the Smarties Book Award. 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.

General Fields

  • : 9781444908305
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Hodder Children's Books
  • : February 2017
  • : 265mm X 260mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.92
  • : 32
  • : Colour
  • : David Melling
  • : Paperback
  • : 1