To coincide with UK Father’s Day on Sunday 16th June, Hodder Children’s Books launch an app of popular picture book Just Like My Dad from best-selling children’s author and illustrator,
Developed using the Touchoo Creator interactive book editor, the Just Like My Dad app has been simultaneously released today, Thursday 13th June, for both iOS and Android platforms. Available from the iTunes AppStore and Google Play in the UK, Europe, Australia and North America priced at £1.99.
Andy Sharp, Group Rights and Digital Director, comments: “I am delighted to be bringing this David Melling classic to the digital audience. I am looking forward to sharing the app with my two sons who are going to have a blast with some of the sound effects. I can’t wait for this weekend when I can gift my own dad the app!”
First published in 2002, the original picture book of Just Like My Dad is a story that conveys what so many father/child relationships are about in a humorous and touching tale from David Melling, author and illustrator of the well-loved Hugless Douglas books. “A celebration of the father/child relationship. David Melling’s approach is affectionate and comic.” – The Guardian