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Mama's Kiss
By Jane Yolen

Mama's Kiss

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Mama's Kiss by Jane Yolen

Book Description

The kiss Mama blew to her little girl goes merrily astray, slipping and sliding and sashaying from cheek to cheek . . . until it finally lands just right where it belonged. Told in jaunty verse, award-winning Jane Yolen's clever fantasy offers warm and witty affirmation that it is indeed love that makes the world go round.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780811866835
ISBN-10: 0811866831
Format: Hardback
(222mm x 217mm x 10mm)
Pages: 32
Imprint: Handprint Books
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publish Date: 20-Jul-2009
Country of Publication: United States

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Reviews

US Kirkus Review » When Mama throws her curly-headed little girl a handful of kisses, "Most land right, but one kiss misses. / Mama says she'll throw another, / It sails off toward Baby Brother." This begins a peregrination that takes that wayward kiss through the neighborhood, into the woods and back (via "a runner's hair" - Papa, the reader sees) to the little girl it was meant for, spreading affection wherever it lands. Yolen's meter never falters, providing a rollicking counterpoint to Baxter's drolly energetic cartoon vignettes, the winged-lipped kiss tying all visually together. Sweet - but not saccharine - good-hearted fun. (Picture book. 3-6) (Kirkus Reviews)


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