Nieta Manser has been teaching primary children for the last ten years. As a teacher and mother of four, she passionately believes that children learn best through literature. Nieta uses her teaching experience, as well as her journalism degree, as the springboard for creating her children’s books. She is very excited to debut her published work with Echidnas Can’t Cuddle.
Echidnas Can't Cuddle
author: Nieta Manser
illustrator: Lauren Merrick
Erik the echidna is feeling sad. His quills make it hard to cuddle his family and friends — nobody likes a spiky hug! But when a few things go astray, Erik finds that his prickly exterior can come in very handy ...