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  1. How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
    How Do You Hug a Porcupine?
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  2. How Do You Hug a Porcupine?

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The third book in the General Mills Spoonful of Stories series!

Can you imagine hugging a porcupine? Sure, it's easy to picture hugging a bunny or even a billy goat, but where would you begin to try to hug a porcupine?

After seeing all his friends hug their favorite animals, one brave boy works up the courage to hug a porcupine, but the porcupine isn't so sure he wants to be hugged!

The latest contest winner Laurie Isop and illustrator Gwen Millward aren't afraid to ask the pointed questions!

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Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Laurie Isop
Binding
Hardcover
Brand
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
EAN
9781442412910
Edition
53910th
ISBN
1442412917
Label
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Manufacturer
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Model
9781442412910
MPN
9781442412910
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
32
PartNumber
9781442412910
PublicationDate
2011-07-26
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
ReleaseDate
2011-07-26
Studio
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Most Helpful Customer Reviews

The storyline of Laurie Isop's "How Do You Hug a Porcupine?" follows a simple formula. One by one, eighteen children pair up with one or more huggable animals. What ensues is a fiesta of the warm-and-fuzzies.

Featured are a dog, cat, horse, cow, pig, ostrich, giraffe, bunnies, a yak and more. The most daunting of the potential hug receivers is the titled porcupine. But, Hooray! One brave little boy steps forward to accept the challenge. A big heart and patient ingenuity (spoiler alert: his clever solution involves some well-placed marshmallows) are all it takes to win the day. The book's final page delivers us into a warm embrace.

All of this activity is captured in Gwen Millward's sweet, 1950's-style illustrations, created with pencil, ink and watercolor. Her pictures will bring smiles especially to baby boomers who are now grandparents. Noteworthy are several views of the porcupine with quills extended, and one of an elephant modeled in washes of gray. If your... Read more
I got this for my daughter, who is going through a "porcupine" phase. The illustrations are lovely, the story extremely simple and the message comes through without sermonizing.
I was very pleased with both the book and the service I received from this vendor. Would definitely recommend The Manistee River Store!! Excellent service.....provided full information in case I had a question or a problem - which I didn't but nice to have the information in case I did. 5 Stars for sure!!
Kathee Preston
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