The Perfect Hug by Joanna Walsh

The Perfect Hug

Written by Joanna Walsh
Illustrated by Judi Abbot

Baby and Toddler   3+ readers   
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A gem of a book! How the panda finds the perfect hug is told in sparkling rhyming couplets which describe hugs of all sorts including ‘hugs for wrigglers and hugs for gigglers,/ Hugs that are tickly and hugs that are prickly’. A gorgeous celebration with a lovely cuddly resolution.


The Perfect Hug by Joanna Walsh

There are hugs for wrigglers, And hugs for gigglers. Hugs that are tickly, And hugs that are prickly ...I'm out to find the PERFECT kind. This fabulous feel-good picture book is simply bursting with the cuddliest, snuggliest, most perfect hugs. Dive in and grab a hug for yourself!

An adorable follow-up to The Biggest Kiss.

About the Author

JOANNA WALSH is a witty, inventive and highly individual picture book writer and
illustrator, as well as an accomplished graphic designer. The Biggest Kiss is her first
picture book text for Simon and Schuster. She is also the author/illustrator of All
Asleep and Amos Jellybean Gets it Right (Hodder). A graduate of Central St
Martin's Illustration course, her editorial work includes commissions from the
Guardian, Elle Decoration, the Sunday Times and the New York Times.

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32 pages


Joanna Walsh
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Simon & Schuster Childrens Books an imprint of Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

3rd February 2011




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