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Catching Kisses

Written by Amy Gibson & illustrated by Maria van Lieshout
Published by Feiwel & Friends
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Goodreads Rating - 3.8 / 5.0
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Jan 1, 1960
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What's Catching Kisses About

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At any given moment/someone, somewhere is blowing a kiss. And somewhere/someone/is catching it.

So begins this journey of the heart, as readers young and old follow a handful of kisses around the United States. From San Francisco to New Orleans to New York City, the text and stylized artwork celebrate all the ways kisses are shared.

What Kind of Book is Catching Kisses

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Mr. Staccato
Spent many carefree hours hunting clues with the Hardy boys and defending Redwall Abbey.
5.0 / 7.0
B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mama who believes you're never too old for magical stories of talking animals and imaginary worlds.
6.0 / 7.0

I love this sweet book! The illustrations are gorgeous and the text is beautiful. It’s such a sweet book about kisses and love!

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Who Wrote Catching Kisses

Amy Gibson

<p><b>Amy Gibson</b> is the author of <i>Around the World on Eighty Legs: Animal Poems</i>, published by Scholastic. She lives in Northern California with her husband and three children.</p>

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Who Illustrated Catching Kisses

Maria van Lieshout

Maria was born in Holland, where she lived until she attended George Washington University studying Communications Design. Before becoming a children’s book author and illustrator full-time, Maria worked as a graphic designer for the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum and then doing marketing and branding for Coca Cola, first in Holland and then at Headquarters in Atlanta where she finally won the green card lottery! She now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and son. She has written and illustrated twelve children’s books to date, including Hopper and Wilson, Bloom!, and Flight 1-2-3 and has also illustrated several more!

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What Has Maria van Lieshout Said About Catching Kisses

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