The Runaway Hug

Author(s): Nick Bland

Picture Books

An exciting collaboration by two of Australia's best picture-book creators. A tender and funny story about family, perfect for bedtime.


Product Information

Nick Bland is one of Australia’s bestselling authors and illustrators. His books, including the hugely popular The Very Cranky Bear, have been published around the world. In 2010 The Wrong Book was named an Honour Book by the CBCA. Nick lives in the Northern Territory.


Kate Greenaway award-winner Freya Blackwood is one of Australia’s most in-demand illustrators. She has worked with leading authors including Margaret Wild, Libby Gleeson and Roddy Doyle, and has won numerous awards. Freya lives in Orange, New South Wales.

General Fields

  • : 9781741698909
  • : Scholastic Australia
  • : Scholastic Australia
  • : May 2011
  • : 280 x 230 mm
  • : Australia
  • : June 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : colour illustrations
  • : 32
  • : Freya Blackwood
  • : Paperback
  • : Nick Bland