Catching Kisses

Catching Kisses

By Amy Gibson; Maria Van Lieshout (Illustrator)

Feiwel & Friends, Hardcover, 9780312376475, 32pp.

Publication Date: December 31, 2013


"At any given moment/someone, somewhere"
"is blowing a kiss."
"And somewhere/someone/is catching it."

So begins this journey of the heart, as readers young and old follow a handful of kisses around the United States. From San Francisco to New Orleans to New York City, the text and stylized artwork celebrate all the ways kisses are shared.

About the Author
Amy Gibson is the author of "Around the World on Eighty Legs: Animal Poems", published by Scholastic. She lives in Northern California with her husband and three children.

A native of the Netherlands, Maria van Lieshout lives in San Francisco with her husband and their son. Her first picture book for Feiwel and Friends was "Bloom: A Little Book About Finding Love". She is also the author of "Hopper and Wilson", published by Philomel. She is the former creative director for Coca-Cola.

Praise For Catching Kisses

"What starts out as a celebration of affection turns out to be a paean to life in the United States, and the message is clear: in almost every kind of place you can think of, people are expressing love for each other."--Publishers Weekly "Elegant, ambitious." -- Kirkus Reviews