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Besos de animales

Barney Saltzberg, F. Isabel Campoy (Translated by), Alma Flor Ada (Translated by)

Board book

List Price: 8.95*
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Do you like scratchy gato kisses or sticky perro kisses? How about a fuzzy oso kiss?

It's time to pucker up for this new Spanish-language edition of Barney Saltzberg's hugely popular Animal Kisses. Children everywhere will adore the colorful menagerie of cuddly animals--and the velvety, squeaky, furry besos that make this sweet touch-and-feel book simply irresistible.

Praise For Besos de animales

Praise for Animal Kisses:
"Sturdy enough to withstand an onslaught of toddler kisses."--Chicago Tribune
"Babies love to kiss . . . So they'll love this colorful book."--Baby Talk

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152054489, 14pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2004

About the Author

BARNEY SALTZBERG is the author-illustrator of the successful Kisses series, Peekaboo, Blueberry!, Hi, Blueberry!, and Good Egg (Workman), as well as various picture books. He also writes and performs music for children.

F. Isabel Campoy is the author, translator, or anthologist of numerous books in the areas of poetry, theater, fictional narrative, biography, art, and bilingual education. She has been recognized with the Laureate Award from the San Francisco Public Library, the Reading the World Award, and many others. The California Association of Bilingual Education (CABE) has created an award in her name. She is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences on issues of transformative education, second language acquisition, and authentic writing. She lives in Northern California. Visit her at and on Twitter at @fisabelcampoy.

THE ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS, formerly the American Dietetic Association, is the largest group of food and nutrition professionals in the world. As the advocate of the dietetic profession, the Academy serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health, and well-being.