Eoin McLaughlin & Polly Dunbar

While We Can’t Hug

Online Event
Sat 26 Sep
16:00 UK
Free, ticketed

FREE | Ages 3+    

Just because we can’t get too close, doesn’t mean we can’t show our friends how much they mean to us. Hedgehog and Tortoise are best friends, but they’re not allowed to touch. They spend their time thinking of ways that they can show affection from afar. Watch as they blow kisses, sing songs and do dances. What will they think of next? This heart-warming picture book is full of ideas for showing affection while social distancing.

Author: Eoin McLaughlin 

Illustrator: Polly Dunbar 

Publisher: Faber and Faber 


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