Synopses & Reviews
There are all kinds of kisses...
Cheep kisses. Moo kisses. Maaa kisses. Coo kisses...
But the best kiss of all...
Is Mommy's kiss goodnight. Sweet dreams, little one!
Mommies and babies aren't the only ones who enjoy sharing kisses. All throughout the farm, animal families snuggle up with their little ones, offering them warmth and love. Following a mama bird on her journey back to the nest to give her own baby some special cuddles, Nancy Tafuri uses beautiful, inviting illustration to share how different creatures, from peeping ducks to mooing cows, show their love and affection in very similar ways. A heartfelt homage to all of the wonderful kinds of kisses
"Many bedtime books featuring animal sound exist, but few are executed with such skill; this one has the potential to become a classic."--Kirkus
"Closer observation of Tafuri's beautifully textured watercolors rewards viewers with additional narrative... Like the best busy day, time has flown, leaving everyone satisfied, comforted, and ready for bed."--Horn Book
There are all kinds of kisses.Cheep kisses... moo kisses... baa kisses... coo kisses...But the best kiss of all is Mommy's kiss goodnight.
Mamas all across the farm cozy up with their little ones with cuddles and sweet affection. This lulling read-aloud, with animal sounds labeled on every page, will encourage young readers to join in as they are reminded how much they are cherished.
About the Author
Nancy Tafuri is recognized for her exquisitely detailed depictions of farm animals and cuddly woodland creatures. She has authored more than forty-five books for the very young, including Daddy Hugs and Have You Seen My Duckling?, which won a Caldecott Honor. Nancy lives in Connecticut. You can visit her online at nancytafuri.com.