Prickles the Porcupine wanted some peace and quiet but he could not relax or sleep when Patty, a puppy, was nearby! Patty was always making digging noises that annoyed Prickles when he wanted to go to sleep in his den. Prickles unsuccessfully tried to frighten Patty away and even became angry, but then he learned a better way.
J. M. Ashmore is a Christian, Florida-based author who specializes in writing animal stories for young children. Her goal is to provide inspirational and educational literature to guide their social, emotional, and spiritual development. She is an experienced nurse, children's church teacher, and animal lover.