Chronicle Books Announces Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug

Say hello to Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug, the first in an absurdly adorable, warm and funny new picture book series by Jonathan Stutzman and illustrated by Jay Fleck. Tiny will be positively stomping into readers’ hearts everywhere in March 2019! This little nugget of cuteness is available to pre-order now.


Tiny T. Rex has a HUGE problem. His friend Pointy needs cheering up and only a hug will do. But with his short stature and teeny T. Rex arms, is a hug impossible? Not if Tiny has anything to say about it! Join this plucky little dinosaur in his very first adventure—a warm and funny tale that proves the best hugs come from the biggest hearts. An unforgettable new character on the picture book scene, look out for Tiny T. Rex stomping into the hearts of readers everywhere in this winning series.

About the creators 

Jonathan Stutzman is an award-winning filmmaker and writer. His short films have screened at film festivals all over the world and on television. He lives in Palmyra, Pennsylvania.

Jay Fleck is an Illinois-based designer and illustrator who has illustrated many books for children. He lives south of Chicago.