Hugless Douglas

“One spring morning, a big yaaawwwwn came from the back of a deep dark cave. … I need a hug,” said Douglas.”

And off he goes in search of the perfect hug in this interactive version of the picture book Hugless Douglas by David Melling.

…To read the rest of my review, head on over to the Child-Led Chaos blog at

Anne-Marie at Child-Led Chaos is running a whole week of Hugless Douglas posts and I’m so pleased she asked me to contribute an app review. Check out her other posts for activities, book reviews and an interview with author David Melling. There’s also a brilliant giveaway to win lots of Douglas goodies -including signed books! But be quick, the deadline is 9 October. Visit

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