I Love My Mummy

Giles Andreae
Illustrated by Emma Dodd

I Love My Mummy
  • This cheery picture book explores what makes Mummies so lovable and special
  • Simple rhyming text about everyday experiences that are familiar to young children
  • The bold illustrations are sure to appeal to the under-fives


Publisher: Orchard Books
Age group: Baby
Age group: Toddler

'My little girl and I read this together every night...'

My little girl loved this book, we would read it every night. I would read the main parts and leave out the parts that she would like to say 'my mummy likes dancing in her underwear'


About the author

Giles Andreae

Giles Andreae is an award-winning children's author and has written both fiction titles and bestselling picture books, such as Pants and The Lion who Wanted to Love. He has won the Federation of Children's Book Award and the Book Trust Early Years Award, but he is probably most famous as the creator of the phenomenally successful Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman. Giles lives in Notting Hill, London with his wife...

Emma Dodd

Emma Dodd was brought up in Guildford, Surrey, in a family of artists. As a child she loved the work of Peter Firmin, John Burningham and Gerald Rose and from as far back as she can remember she wanted to be an illustrator. Emma studied graphic design and Illustration at Central Saint Martin's School of Art and has worked in advertising, editorial and book illustration. She has illustrated bestselling Noisy...
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What families say

My 10 month old little girl loves me reading this book to her and she loves to point at the baby. Would love the Daddy one as well .

Rating: 5 star
9 August 2012

I love reading this to Lilly-rose as I tell her that her mummy loves her every day :)

Rating: 2 star
Lilly rose pink bear
8 April 2013

My 2 year old boy loves this book. He refers to the book as I love you. It brings out the caring side of him. So sweet

Rating: 5 star
6 May 2015

We love to read this book together. My two and a half year old asks for this to be read every evening and enjoys telling me what is coming up on the next page.

Rating: 4 star
29 September 2011

We have borrowed this book from the library again and again. A lovely read for bedtime or just snuggling up with in the afternoon.

Rating: 5 star
4 August 2011

Lovely easy book to read with nice pictures brought a tear to my eye when i first read this to my daughter

Rating: 5 star
25 January 2015

The first time I take this book out my daughter love it and she only 6 months and 12 days old she enjoyed it abd I have to taje it out again

Rating: 5 star
lettice boo
14 December 2014

This book describes a perfect mother daughter relationship. The pictures are bold and clear, my daughter loves it.

Rating: 5 star
21 November 2014

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