hugo thumb pg 23hugo thumb pg 22Two vignettes, one on the upper left, the other on the lower right. This helps to separate the two scenes. I add a big honking capital letter to start each text block.


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The story ends with the bear asleep, wrapped around Hugo like a big cat. A vertical and   horizontal banner connect to the boxed big “T” and slightly enclose the scene. The monks approach the bear timidly. There will be more spreads to do. The book will end with an author’s note, an illustrator’s note, a historical note and also a glossary.