When I Grow Up

Paperback / softback

Main Details

Title When I Grow Up
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Andrew Daddo
Illustrated by   Jonathan Bentley
Physical Properties
Format:Paperback / softback
Dimensions(mm): Height 244,Width 244
CategoriesPicture books for Young Readers
ISBN 9780733333422
Children / Juvenile

Publishing Details

Publisher ABC Books
Imprint ABC Books
Publication Date 21 November 2016
NZ Release Date 21 November 2016
Publication Country Australia


The creators of CHECK ON ME and FIRST DAY ask a very important question: What do you want to be when you grow up? The answers are sure to entertain and amuse parents and kids alike! What do you want to be when you grow up? A performer? An astronaut? A secret agent? From the team who brought you FIRST DAY and CHECK ON ME comes a gorgeous and funny picture book about big dreams and even bigger imaginations! Ages 3+ 'Written with just as much enthusiasm and energy as its bright and colourful, varied and visually appetising illustrations, WHEN I GROW UP is fetchingly engaging and brilliantly stupendous. Perfect for classroom discussions' - CBCA READING TIME

Author Biography

Andrew Daddo is an author, columnist, broadcaster and TV presenter. He has written 25 books (including the bestselling Goodnight, Me), presents the Golf Show for Fox Sports, has a regular column in Golf Australia Magazine and creates podcasts for Mamamia Women's Network. Andrew lives on Sydney's northern beaches with his wife and three children. Jonathan has been an Editorial Illustrator at the Courier Mail newspaper for ten years, and has illustrated books for Margaret Wild, The Wiggles and Andrew Daddo. Jonathan likes to work with a range of materials including acrylics, oils, and line and watercolour, and he looks forward to the day when he has a big barn-like studio somewhere in the countryside.