A book for anyone whose dad has made them laugh - or cringe!

My dad doesn't like babysitting. He says no one should sit on babies. My dad doesn't eat seafood. He says there's something fishy about it. My dad doesn't lie in bed. He says you should always tell the truth. My dad thinks he's funny.


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.

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.


A snicker-inducing read-aloud, especially with Mom.

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a visually splendid book that’s sure to become a family favourite.

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