Lil Paddy Learns to Love His Patches
A story about accepting your uniqueness and learning to love yourself
“Poor Paddy Patches felt a lil sad.
He wondered if his patches made him look bad.
Sometimes he would scare the children away.
Perhaps if he didn’t look so odd,
they would stay around and play.”
Lil Paddy Patches is a patchwork monster who wants to play with the local children. But he looks so different that he scares them away. Poor Paddy thinks he needs to change himself to be accepted so he asks his friends for help, and soon has tried some new looks and had lots of fun.
In this heart-warming and humorous tale, you can follow Paddy through his journey of self-discovery, where his friends help him realise that he is unique and perfect—just as he is. With its subtle message of kindness and funny illustrations, this rhyming book is sure to captivate both adults and children alike.
Don’t be afraid to be different. That’s the message in this rhyming story about accepting yourself just as you are.
‘Lil Paddy Learns to Love His Patches’ is book 2 in the Lil Horreurs series.
If you enjoyed the other books in the Lil Horreurs series, you’ll love this one too! This book is packed with funny illustrations, subtle lessons about kindness, and plenty of spooky fun that both children and adults will adore.These rhyming stories are best read out loud. Read them out loud with your children. They will love listening to them over and over again.
All Lil Horreurs books are suitable for children from 4-8 years.