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Hug This Book!

Written by Barney Saltzberg & illustrated by Fred Benaglia
Published by Phaidon Press
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Oct 24, 2016
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An energetic, heartfelt, and humorous ode to book love You can spin and twirl and dance with this book. You can listen while someone else reads it. You can take your book to lunch. Just do not try to feed it. Expertly whimsical illustrations accompany this rhyming celebration of the printed book, and the attachment many of us all feel to our very favourites. The imaginative humour is balanced by earnest devotion, traits to which the young audience will relate. A sure-to-be favourite, this title will draw giggles and snuggles … with the book itself!

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Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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Who Wrote Hug This Book!

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Barney Saltzberg

Barney Saltzberg is the author of more than 30 books for children, including <i>Beautiful Oops!</i>, <i>My Book of Beautiful Oops!, Good Egg</i> and the bestselling <i>Touch and Feel Kisses</i> series. Additionally, he’s recorded four albums of songs for children. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two dogs, and a pond full of fish.

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Who Illustrated Hug This Book!

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Fred Benaglia

Fred Benaglia has lived and worked in Paris for over 20 years, currently as artistic director for Bayard Press children’s magazines. He has published numerous picture books and illustrated chapter books in France. This is his first book in English.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780714872841
Publication Date:
October 24, 2016
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0714872849

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