The Hug by Eoin McLaughlin  and Polly Dunbar

 

The Hug

About the Author

Eoin McLaughlin was born in Ireland and now lives in London with his partner and their brand spanking new baby. His debut picture book THE HUG is published by Faber & Faber and is being translated into 12 languages. It will be followed by SECRET AGENT ELEPHANT, published by Hachette in June 2019.

About the Illustrator

Polly Dunbar is one of the most well known author/illustrators working in the UK today, she has created many much loved books for children. Polly was born in the Cotswolds and grew up in Stratford-upon-Avon.  After school, she completed a foundation course at Norwich School of Art and then went on to do a degree in illustration at Brighton University.
Polly’s bestselling book, Penguin, has won numerous awards including the Book Trust Early Year’s Award 2007, the Nestle Silver Children’s Book Prize 2007, the Practical Pre-School Award 2007, the Red House Children’s Book of the Year Award 2008 and was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal.

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