There are three book titles in the Dear… series from the charity Little Troopers. These books are perfect for children who have one or more parents serving in the British Armed Forces. They would also be a great addition to any school library and equally to any child who experiences separation from a parent.
Age recommendation: 3 – 10 years
This is the first three books in a six part series.
RAF Dear Daddy
Tom loves helicopters, bikes and birthdays.
He also loves his Daddy very much, but his Daddy is in the
Royal Air Force and he is away from home. Again.
Join Tom as he writes letters to his Daddy on the front line.
ARMY Dear Mummy (dual serving family storyline)
Tillys Mummy is the best cook in the world, so Tilly thinks that
the Army are lucky to have her as a chef. When Mummy goes
away, Tilly is very, very proud. Shes also a bit sad.
And a bit lonely.
ROYAL NAVY Dear Daddy
Freddie sends his Daddy kisses across the ocean, he writes
letters and emails and he tracks his Daddys journeys on a big
He finds nothing is the quite the same as getting an in-real-life
squishy cuddle from Daddy.