This is a good book for pre-school children learning to count. It has 30 pages, with pictures on left hand page and words on right hand page, so effectively 15 pages of text. Each page of text only has one or two sentences. It follows a little girl in winter time as she looks around her garden for hedgehogs. It's written in rhyme and has soft sing song effect to it. The illustration are good and young children will love counting the number of hedgehogs on each page. Besides counting the hedgehogs around the garden , the little girl also wonders about what will happen in spring when the hedgehogs awaken.