'A national treasure' Daily Express
To mark and celebrate National Hedgehog Awareness Week, Pam Ayres has written a less-than-fond farewell from perspective of the `last hedgehog left on earth' - a delightful, hilarious and thought-provoking elegy to that most beloved inhabitant of the British countryside, the common hedgehog.
Pam Ayres' spiky and wonderful creation reminds us that unless we take steps to prevent it, they will soon be far from `common' indeed: beautifully illustrated by Alice Tait, the poem The Hedgehog sees our hero tell of all the terrible ends his family come to at our own hands - and exactly what we can still do to keep them alive, and see them thrive once more.
'The Last Hedgehog is a little book, but it's an important book and it's a profound book' Graham Norton
The Last Hedgehog Hardback edition by Pam Ayres
- Pam Ayres
- Illustrated by
- Alice Tait
- Pan Macmillan , Picador
- Publication date
- May 3, 2018
- Product dimensions
- 135 x 143 x 12mm