Sardinian-born illustrator Simona Ciraolo matches her imaginative graphic style with compelling storytelling in Hug Me, her debut children's book about a young cactus looking for a friend to hug. Filled with whimsical drawings and touching lessons on companionship, this award-winning story will charm and delight young readers. Contains 62 pages. Suitable for ages 3 to 7 years. Published by Flying Eye Books in Sepember 2014. Measures 11.7" x 8.3" x 0.3" inches. Hardcover.