Dawn breaks in the jungle as the animals awake and make their way to the waterfall. Word quickly spreads that the hedgehog is feeling sick. The jungle friends and family come together to comfort and care for the hedgehog in this heartwarming story about love and kindness.

Sisters Donna M. Sheppard and M. Kathryn Ciamarro have paired their storytelling and artistic talents to bring young readers and their families this beautiful book. A Jungle Story: The Hedgehog Is Sick tells Sheppard’s heartwarming story of friendship and kindness, accompanied by Ciamarro’s incredibly detailed and hand-drawn illustrations.

Readers will meet lions, hippos, gorillas, and more as the story unfolds through soothing rhyme. Described by the author as a sensitive and tender bedtime story, this book will leave children with feelings of warmth and love as they tuck in for the night.