Literature

A Hug for You

Adam King & David King

Ireland

Sat 15 Oct

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A Hug for You

Adam King’s virtual hug travelled around the country, the globe and even into space, lifting our hearts at a time when we most needed a hug. Join author David King and his son Adam for a special family event about a new hug's adventure and the boy who shared it with the world.

David King is an Irish children's author passionate about telling engaging stories with heartfelt messages. He has worked in education his whole life and is a Doctor of Education. His last book 'A Hug for You', the story of his son Adam's Virtual Hug, was a No. 1 bestseller and winner of the An Post Junior Children's Irish Book Award in 2021. He lives in East Cork with his wife and five children. David's newest book, 'Sir Adam the Brave and the Moody Monsters', is out in October.

Adam King
is seven years old. He lives with his Dad David, his Mum Fiona, his brothers Danny and Robert and his sisters Katie and Sarah in Cork. He loves reading, art, and going on adventures. He plays wheelchair soccer with his club Youghal Utd. and is a dance student with the Sinéad Sheppard School of Dance.