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This delightful book is the latest in the series of Ladybird books which have been specially planned to help grown-ups with the world about them.

From bestselling authors Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris - a nugget of wisdom in the phenomenal Ladybirds for Grown Ups series.
This delightful book is the latest in the series of Ladybird books which have been specially planned to help grown-ups with the world about them.
The large clear script, the careful choice of words, the frequent repetition and the thoughtful matching of text with pictures all enable grown-ups to think they have taught themselves to cope. Featuring original Ladybird artwork alongside brilliantly funny, brand new text.
Also available:
How it Works: The Husband
How it Works: The Wife
How it Works: The Mum
The Ladybird Book of the Mid-Life Crisis
The Ladybird Book of the Hangover
The Ladybird Book of Mindfulness
The Ladybird Book of the Shed
The Ladybird Book of Dating
The Ladybird Book of the Hipster

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780718184261

    August 1, 2016

    Michael Joseph

    56 pages

    RRP $21.00

    Online retailers

    • Fishpond
    • Mighty Ape
    • Paper Plus
    • The Warehouse
    • Whitcoulls
    • The Nile
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at www.booksellers.co.nz/directory

  • EBook

    9780718184278

    May 19, 2016

    Penguin eBooks (UK Adult)

    Online retailers

    • iBooks NZ
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    • Booktopia NZ
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at www.booksellers.co.nz/directory

Article
How It Works: The Dad Review

“…a book to be read by all fathers, both rookies and veterans, and anyone who wishes to understand the inner workings of the dad mind.”

Also by Jason Hazeley

How it Works: The Baby (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of The Nerd (Ladybird For Grown-Ups)
People at Work: The Rock Star (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of The Ex (Ladybird For Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book of The Big Night Out (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of The Quiet Night In (Ladybird For Grown-Ups)
How it Works: The Brother (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)
How it Works: The Sister (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of Balls (Ladybirds For Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of The New You (Ladybird For Grown-Ups)
Grown Ups First Words Book (Ladybirds for Grown-Ups)
People At Work
A Ladybird First Grown-Up Picture Book (Ladybirds For Grown-Ups)
A Grown Up’s First Word Book (Ladybirds for Grown-Ups)
The Ladybird Book Of The Do-Gooder
The Ladybird Book Of Boxing Day
The Ladybird Book Of The People Next Door
The Ladybird Book Of The Sickie
The Ladybird Book Of The Meeting
The Ladybird Book Of Red Tape
The Ladybird Book Of The Zombie Apocalypse
How It Works
The Ladybird Book Of The Hangover
The Ladybird Book Of Mindfulness