Lulu #5: Lulu and the Hedgehog in the Rain

Glorious younger fiction by major author Hilary McKay, a Whitbread Award winner best known for her Casson Family series.

Lulu knows that the hedgehog she rescued isn’t really a pet, but she does want to keep her safe. And so the Hedgehog Club is born. Everyone on the street agrees to keep on eye on the little hedgehog and keep it away from the dangerous road. But when winter arrives, the tiny creature vanishes! Where could she have gone? Find out in this sweet and touching story about animal-loving Lulu!

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    Hilary McKay

    Hilary McKay is the award-winning author of many children’s books including the much loved Casson family series.


    Hilary’s awards include the Guardian prize for The Exiles, the Nestle Smarties prize for The Exiles at Home, and the Costa Award for Saffy’s Angel and The Skylark’s War.

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