About Richard Heddington
Why was Henry the Hedgegnome hiding in the attic for nearly 40 years? Read the fascinating story of how Henry the Hedgegnome books came to be published (and why it took so long).
Richard Heddington, children’s author.
Henry the Hedgegnome, a children’s book superstar.
Henry the Hedgegnome is a little hedgehog who wears stripy socks. These picture books are perfect 5-minute bedtime stories for 2-6 year-olds and easy reading for early readers. Through Henry’s adventures children are introduced to other garden creatures such as Mr Snail, Mr Worm, and Mr Bee.
Henry the Hedgegnome is a hit with children worldwide, and the success is attributed to a growing awareness of the plight of hedgehogs and the simplicity of the illustrations. Henry the Hedgegnome is real enough for children to believe in him, while being simple enough for them to easily draw for themselves.
Buy Henry the Hedgegnome books.
Books can be ordered from all good bookshops, online retailers, and the Henry the Hedgegnome website.