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My Dad Still Thinks He's Funny

By Katrina Germein
Illustrated by Tom Jellett

My dad says, “I’ve told you fifty million times, don’t exaggerate.” Dad is back by popular demand with more hilarious material. And yes, My dad STILL thinks he’s funny.

  • Short-listed, 5 to 8 years category, Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards, 2014
  • My Dad Thinks He’s Funny was Highly Commended at the 2011 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards
  • Praise for My Dad Thinks He’s Funny includes: “Sure to become a family favourite.” Kids Book Review / “Simply hilarious.” Sound Telegraph / “A light hearted look at parenthood.” Magpies

About the author

Katrina Germein is a best-selling picture book author. Published worldwide, Katrina’s book, Big Rain Coming (illustrated by Bronwyn Bancroft), has remained continuously in print since it was first published in 1999. Her popular title, My Dad Thinks He’s Funny (Illustrated by Tom Jellett), was Highly Commended in the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. Thunderstorm Dancing (illustrated by Judy Watson) is among many of Katrina’s books to have received a Notable Book Commendation from The Children’s Book Council of Australia, and be featured on children’s television programs such as Play School. In 2019 Katrina won the Speech Pathology Book of the Year Award for Let's Go Strolling (illustrated by Danny Snell). Katrina writes about family, Australian life and the natural environment.

About the illustrator

Tom Jellett is a Sydney based illustrator. For over twenty years he has illustrated a number of books for children including My Dad Thinks He’s Funnyby Katrina Germein, Why I Love Footy by Michael Wagner, Whale in the Bath by Kylie Westaway and the upcoming Besties series with Sporty Kidsauthor Felice Arena. His work can also be seen in a number of magazines and newspapers, including editorial illustrations for The Australian and The Weekend Australian. Tom was also recently included in the Editorial and Book category for Illustrators 61, and exhibited at the Society of Illustrators, New York in 2019.

ISBN: 9781742032320
Imprint: Black Dog Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: August 1, 2013
Dimensions: 255 x 234mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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