The Kiss That Missed

A king’s kiss goes amiss in this classic picture book, when he hurriedly blows his son a bedtime kiss and it flies out of the window! A brave knight must undertake the important quest to bring it back. But is he brave and fearless enough to return the kiss to the little prince? This fairytale story is sure to enchant young children with its humour, charm and wonderfully witty illustrations. A magical fable and a captivating read!

“It’s funny and original and an absolute delight to read aloud – a perfect bedtime read.” The Parents Guide

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    My class loved this book, we are looking at knights and castles and this knight has lots of good adventures. The illustrations are great with lots of lovely details.

    21 November 2012

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    David Melling

    David Melling is the creator of over sixty picture books, including the much-loved Hugless Douglas.

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