He's all right, my dad. He's as strong as a gorilla and as happy as a hippopotamus. He's a great dancer, a brilliant singer,he's fantastic at football and he makes me laugh. A lot. But that's not all that's great about my dad . . .
A warm, hilarious, witty and very personal tribute to Dad (and to dads everywhere) by the ever-brilliant and inventive Anthony Browne.
Anthony Browne is universally recognized as one of the finest creators of children's books of his generation. He as written and illustrated over 30 books for children, and has been awarded the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal (twice) and the Kurt Muschler Award (three times) for his exceptional work. Titles by Anthony Browne include Gorilla, Zoo, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Changes, King Kong and his immensely popularWilly books. His first book for Doubleday was Voices in the Park (winner of the Kurt Muschler Award, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal). Anthony Browne lives in Kent with his wife and two children.
From the Hardcover edition.