The Kissing Hand

The Kissing Hand

by Audrey Penn
The Kissing Hand

The Kissing Hand

by Audrey Penn


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A heart-warming classic for your young reader’s days at school, The Kissing Hand puts the jitters on a family of raccoons. To ease her son’s fears of going to school, his mother introduces the kissing hand to remind him of her love wherever he goes. With the stickers in the back of the book, you can give your young one a kissing hand too!

School is starting in the forest, but Chester Raccoon does not want to go. To help ease Chester's fears, Mrs. Raccoon shares a family secret called the Kissing Hand to give him the reassurance of her love any time his world feels a little scary. Since its first publication in 1993, this heartwarming book has become a children's classic that has touched the lives of millions of children and their parents, especially at times of separation, whether starting school, entering daycare, or going to camp. It is widely used by kindergarten teachers on the first day of school. Stickers at the back will help children and their parents keep their Kissing Hand alive.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781939100429
Publisher: Tanglewood
Publication date: 08/04/2020
Series: The Kissing Hand Series
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 3,513
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 3 - 7 Years

About the Author

Audrey Penn takes her one-woman educational program, the Writing Penn, into schools, libraries, and children’s hospitals where she shapes and refines her story ideas in partnership with kids. She is also highly sought after as a conference keynote speaker by groups of teachers and other professionals who work with children.
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