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  • Commended, Resource Links, Best of the Year, 2017

I Need a Hug

By Aaron Blabey   

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338891881 Board book
22 Pages | 6.7" x 6.7" | Ages 3 to 5

Scholastic Canada Ltd | ISBN 9781443148894 Hardcover
24 Pages | 9.76" x 10.15" | Ages 3 & Up

Sometimes all you need is a hug.

“I need a hug. Will you cuddle me, Lou?”

“What? With those spikes? Get away from me! Shoo!”

All the little porcupine wants is a hug, but with such prickly spikes will she ever get the cuddle she craves?

An adorable new story from Aaron Blabey, the creator of Pig the Pug and Thelma the Unicorn!

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Aaron Blabey:

“This hilarious romp will tickle the funny bone of kids of all ages.” (Pig the Pug) —Resource Links

“Thanks to the genius of the illustrations and the humour of the prose, Aaron Blabey’s Pig the Fibber is a joy for all ages . . . Highly recommended” (Pig the Fibber) —CM: Canadian Review of Materials

“. . . an excellent modern fable.” (Thelma the Unicorn) —The Globe and Mail