“There is nothing quite like the love between a father and daughter, and this adorable picture book captures that perfectly. Daughters of all ages will appreciate the sentiment of this little girl’s larger-than-life father, who does everything from cooking to playing to cuddling with her. A perfect gift for Father’s Day.”
— Melissa Oates, Fiction Addiction, Greenville, SC
A heartwarming celebration of the special relationship between a father and daughter from Instagram sensation Soosh.
Whether they're playing make-believe, making you smile, or warding off monsters under the bed, dads are always there when you need them. Debut picture book artist Soosh celebrates fathers with a gorgeously illustrated and moving story about the parent-child bond.
When Soosh first posted her initial series of images of a larger-than-life father and his adorable daughter on Instagram, fans from across the world immediately took notice with over 2 million views on a popular viral content website in a single week.
These illustrations now come together in a universally relatable story of familial love for parents and children to share.
About the Author
Soosh is a self-taught artist who has been doodling, drawing, and crafting things with her hands her whole life. Dad by My Side, her debut picture book, began as a series of illustrations she posted on Instagram that claimed the hearts of hundreds of thousands of fans worldwide. She currently lives in Eastern Europe.
Praise for Dad By My Side:
An Amazon Best Book of the Year So Far
"Adorable...a universal story of endless family love."—Entertainment Weekly
"Endearing."—The Wall Street Journal
[*] "With a dad like this by a child's side, there is little that cannot be accomplished."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"With great tenderness, Soosh conveys the many important roles that a father plays in a child's life--roles that can change from moment to moment."—Publishers Weekly