The Lovesick Skunk

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The Lovesick Skunk

By Joe Hayes; Antonio Castro L. (Illustrator)

Cinco Puntos Press, Hardcover, 9781933693811, 32pp.

Publication Date: November 9, 2010


Is it true that skunks fall in love? Joe Hayes, that tall-tale-telling raconteur, is glad you asked.

Praise For The Lovesick Skunk

"Move over Pepé Le Pew: A pair of black-and-white high-top sneakers become the love interest of a skunk— much to the chagrin of the boy who's wearing them."—Los Angeles Times

"Joe Hayes’s books are always delightful, perhaps because, as I read them, I can almost hear the warm, inviting voice of this professional raconteur This story celebrates the best of childhood: playful adventures, best friends, and unlikely tales that parents just never understand." —New Mexico Magazine