How to Celebrate Valentine's Day! (Hardcover)

Holiday Traditions, Rituals, and Rules in a Delightful Story

By P.K. Hallinan

Sky Pony, 9781510745421, 24pp.

Publication Date: January 7, 2020

List Price: 12.99*
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Let this colorful picture book get your child excited for Valentine’s Day!

The joyful spirit of caring and sharing shines through the simple verse and bright, cheerful illustrations of How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day!

P. K. Hallinan explores the magic of a childhood holiday, beginning with a child’s careful cutting and pasting of valentines, followed by a rush to the bus with valentines clutched tightly in hand. At school, there’s a party with cookies, cupcakes, and cards galore. Then it’s time to hurry back home to make the most special valentine of all for a very best friend.

In this adorable look at a beloved holiday, Hallinan gently encourages children to spend time sharing love to their classmates and people around them. Children have always identified with P. K. Hallinan’s lovable characters, and the certainly will again with this delightful look at Valentine’s Day through a child’s eyes.

About the Author

P. K. Hallinan began writing children’s books over forty years ago, when his wife asked him to write a book for their two young children as Christmas gifts. Since then, Hallinan has written and illustrated over one hundred children’s books, including the bestselling How Do I Love You? (1989), which has sold over two million copies worldwide. Hallinan is also an ordained minister and lives with his wife in Ashland, Oregon.