Fiction Books Elmore (18)

Elmore (18)

Elmore (18)
Item No. 1366
ISBN-13 978-1-5247-1863-3
Format Hardcover
Subject Fiction Picture Books Animals Porcupine Friendship Character Education Qualities Differences
# of Pages 40
Size 9 1/3" x 9 1/2"
Author Hobbie, Holly
Reading Interest PreK,K,1,2
Series Singles and Picture Books
Publisher Penguin Random House LLC
Date Published 2018
Reviews / Awards Noted YES


Book Reviews: "Hobbie’s story is proffered with a light touch, a full heart, breezily charming artwork, and an ingenious protagonist"—Publishers Weekly, starred review

The creator of the Toot & Puddle series brings us Elmore--the warmhearted porcupine sure to steal the hearts of a new generation of Holly Hobbie fans!

Elmore is a porcupine desperate to make friends. But it is hard to seek closeness with others when you're covered with spikes that shoot off your back every so often. Elmore suffers rejection and heartbreak, but the goodness of his forest community ultimately shines through as the animals find a way to connect with this prickly bundle of love.

Holly Hobbie is the creator of the beloved Toot & Puddle series and now brings us a character for the next generation. Just as charming, funny, and good-hearted as her little pigs, Elmore the porcupine will snuggle and prickle his way securely into the picture-book canon.