Written by Dawn Richards
Illustrated by Jane Massey
Random House Children’s Publishers, 2014. Picture Book.
Want a great book to check out for Father’s Day? Daddy is my Hero is a wonderful picture book in which a child explains why his father is “a hero, the greatest dad, the best!” The story outlines a series of household duties that the child’s father performs intermittent with a series of wild adventures the two have had together during playtime. With its fun, simple and colorful illustrations and its rhyming pace, this picture book is perfect for reading to little children to encourage them to think positively about their fathers.