My Dad - the King of Cringe!What's a boy to do when his mum disappears, his dad moves him and his sister to the middle of where, and his life takes a very swift downward turn . . . secretly launch his dad on the internet as the Next Big Thing, of course!'Hi guys!I bet every one of you kws what it's like to have an embarrassing parent - right? I bet they've done something so cringey that you wanted the ground to open up and swallow you whole. But let me tell you, my friend, NOBODY has a dad like mine. He takes embarrassing to a whole new level. If embarrassing was an Olympic sport, my dad would have, like, a gazillion gold medals.'This hilarious story will have instant appeal to a YouTube-watching generation and is told through a series of vlogs. Combining Ben Davis's brilliantly-funny voice and Mike Lowery's amazingly-amazing illustrations is sure to make this a hit with readers everywhere. After all, everyone kws what it's like to have an embarrassing parent, don't they?
Ben Davis studied English at University, which was quite easy because he was already fluent in that. Since then, he has written jokes for everything from radio shows to greeting cards and fulfilled a lifelong ambition by writing books for young adults. He now lives in Tamworth with his wife and his wimpy dog. Mike Lowery's work has been seen on everything from greetings cards to childrens books to gallery walls all over the world, and he is a Professor of Illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta. Mike is also the co-founder of Paper Ghost a gallery and studio space in Atlanta's Candler Park.