Norman is a porcupine. Mildred is a tree. Norman and Mildred are best friends. Just the two of them. And only the two of them. But when a surprise pops up, life will never be the same again. Maine author and illustrator (Mother Bruce), Ryan T. Higgins’ signature wit, whimsy, and humor brilliantly explore the depths and complexities of friendship. Hardcover. Suggested ages 4-8.