McKee's sly pictures are so delicious you want to gobble them up. A stark reminder that there is no such thing as quality time (Guardian
The great thing about this, which is about parenthood, is that is so funny and unlike so many of the books I read to them, it makes me laugh too (Daily Express
An attractive and enjoyable book about a common yet largely unrecognized problem of growing up. This books makes parents think. A modern classic (Big Issue - London
A classic picture book
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About the Author
DAVID McKEE's first book was published in 1964. His books are now published in countless languages throughout the world, and many of them have been adapted for television. He is one of the leading contemporary children's book creators.