David Melling

Ruffles and the Cosy, Cosy Bed

The Burrow
Sun 25 Sep
10:30 UK
£3.00

Join author and illustrator David Melling for a fantastic storytelling and draw-along event for the latest book in his beloved Ruffles series, Ruffles and the Cosy, Cosy Bed! Learn how to draw the precocious pup, help him tackle all his tricksy toddler troubles and discover all the things that Ruffles likes… and the things he doesn’t!

About the Author

David Melling grew up in London and became a freelance illustrator in 1986 drawing for magazines and advertising agencies. In the late 80s he began work in several London-based animation studios drawing backgrounds and rendering animation cels for TV ads. He first wrote and illustrated his own picture book The Kiss That Missed in 2002, which was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway award. He’s been shortlisted for many other awards, including the Smarties Book Award. His picture book The Tale of Jack Frost (2004), was made into an animated TV film with the BBC. To date he has created over 150 books, publishing in over thirty languages, selling over 4.5 million copies. Hugless Douglas is one of David’s most popular picture book series.  He lives near Oxford with his Croatian wife and their two children.


Copies of David Melling's Ruffles and the Cosy, Cosy Bed are available here.

Copies of David Melling's Ruffles and the New Green Thing are available here.