Huggy Kissy by Leslie Patricelli
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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 Leslie Patricelli

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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.
Published December 18, 2012 by Candlewick. 26 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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“A kissy when I cry, a hug to say bye-bye, / I don’t want this hug to end.

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A toddler with a single, springy curl (who appears in several other board books by Patricelli) welcomes affection from his parents and family members—and they joyfully accommo­date: “Mommy kisses all my toesies./ Daddy kisses on my tummy./ They both want to eat me up./ I’m so yummy, yummy!...

Dec 10 2012 | Read Full Review of Huggy Kissy (Leslie Patricell...

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Leslie Patricelli is back with her one-haired wonder returning to this time share the love.

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