Porcupine is happy-she has a beautiful coat of quills that she brushes every night and a loving group of friends. But one day, Porcupine's quills begin to fall out. At first it's just a couple, but then they all fall out. Porcupine is so sad, who will love a porcupine with no quills? But she soon realizes that her friends don't care about her quills, they care about her! An excellent tale to help children deal with themselves, or others, being different.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 32 Vendor: Herald Press Publication Date: 2011
ISBN: 0836195094 ISBN-13: 9780836195095 Availability: In Stock
Porcupine loves her life. She's surrounded by friends who listen to her clever stories, and she has a body full of shiny quills that she brushes each night. But one day Porcupine's quills begin to fall out in handfuls and nothing can be done.Porcupine's happiness quickly turns to confusion and fear. Sad and embarrassed, Porcupine tries to cover the bald spots and hides out at home. She believes no one can love a porcupine without quills. Then her friend Giraffe stops by with a special gift and a message of acceptance. Many circumstances leave us feeling alone, embarrassed, and unlovable. Thankfully, God gives us friends and family who love us unconditionally, whether we are bald, hairy, or somewhere in between.