When Lisa hangs
her woolen clothes in the sun to air them out for winter,
the hedgehog, to the amusement of the other animals,
ends up wearing a stocking on his head.
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| When Lisa's woolen stocking flies off the clothesline, Hedgie finds it and pokes his nose
in. He tries to pull it out, the stocking gets stuck on his prickles -- and the fun
A mother hen comes by, then a noisy goose, a talkative barn cat,
a playful farm dog, a mama pig and her piglets, and a pony. They all laugh at Hedgie,
especially when he pretends he's wearing a new hat. But in the end, it is clever Hedgie
who has the last laugh.
And where is Lisa when all of this is going on? She's in the
borders, getting ready for winter, until she realizes her stocking is missing and she
enters the story to look for it.
Jan Brett's luminous paintings of a Scandinavian farm and the
forest around it are bathed in northern light, as the snow begins to fall and the story
begins, in this delightfully original companion book to
to Hedgie's Book a matic