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My Mum Says the Strangest Things

By Katrina Germein
Illustrated by Tom Jellett

From the team that brought you the rip-roaring bestseller My Dad Thinks He’s Funny and its sequel My Dad Still Thinks He’s Funny.

When Mum’s busy she says she’s run off her feet. When I dawdle, Mum tells me to shake a leg. When I say, “I’m coming,” Mum says, “So is Christmas.” My mum says the STRANGEST things.

  • Short-listed, 5 to 8 years category, Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards, 2014
  • Affectionate and nostalgic, this is a fun mother’s day gift.
  • A companion book to My Dad Thinks He’s Funny (2010) and My Dad Still Thinks He’s Funny (2013).

About the author

Bestselling picture book author Katrina Germein is published worldwide. Her book My Dad Thinks He’s Funny was Highly Commended in the 2011 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards and short-listed for children’s choice awards across Australia. In 2013, Katrina launched the companion title My Dad Still Thinks He’s Funny, as well as the fun, lively tale, Somebody’s House. Several of Katrina’s stories have been recognised as Notable Books by the Children’s Book Council of Australia and have been featured on popular children’s television shows such as Play School. Katrina lives in Adelaide with her husband, their three children and an energetic dog named Mango.

About the illustrator

Tom Jellett’s books have included: Hot Stuff by Margaret Clark, Fuzz the Famous Fly by Emily Rodda, and Australia at the Beach, a picture book by Max Fatchen. Tom now lives in Sydney and works as an illustrator for The Australian.

ISBN: 9781922179562
Imprint: Black Dog Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: April 1, 2014
Dimensions: 254 x 234mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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