Huggy Kissy (Board Books)

By Leslie Patricelli

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763632465, 26pp.

Publication Date: December 11, 2012



Oh, baby Leslie Patricelli's one-haired wonder returns to share the love.
When you re an adorable bald baby, your family finds lots of ways to show you how much they love you: Mommy lifts you uppy, Daddy kisses you on the tummy, and everyone wants to snuggle. What's not to love? With comedy and warmth, Leslie Patricelli offers a universal tribute to love and affection in a board book full of instant appeal for little valentines everywhere.

About the Author

Leslie Patricelli is the creator of a series of best-selling board books starring her beloved baby character. She is also the author-illustrator of Higher! Higher! and Faster! Faster! as well as two stories about the Patterson Puppies and, more recently, Be Quiet, Mike! She lives in Ketchum, Idaho.

Praise For Huggy Kissy

Readers ought to find all this kissing and hugging contagious.
—Publishers Weekly