Hugs and Kisses for the Grouchy Ladybug
A New York Times bestseller
"A charming tale that shows how love can move even the grumpiest among us. A welcome addition to both the ever-popular Carle collection as well as books for Valentine's Day." --School Library Journal
From the World of Eric Carle comes a brand-new book starring the Grouchy Ladybug, a favorite character for over 40 years
Perfect for fans of Love from the Hungry Caterpillar, this reminds us that that hugs and kisses truly make the world go 'round and that we all need love, even when we're grouchy.
With Eric Carle's signature bright collage illustrations featuring an array of charming animals, this is the perfect gift for Valentine's Day, or any time you want to share love with someone special. With its universal message of friendship, this little gift book is perfect for all ages.
Hugs and Kisses for the Grouchy Ladybug will make you smile, clap, and jump for joy
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 7.60h x 7.70w x 0.30d
Audience: Ages 4-8
School Library Journal 02/01/2019 pg. 42
Publishers Weekly 11/12/2018
About the Author
Carle, Eric: -
Eric Carle was the creator of more than seventy picture books for young readers.
Eric Carle was born in New York, USA. However, when he was just six, he moved with his parents to Germany. In 1952, after graduating from the prestigious Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Stuttgart, he fulfilled his dream of returning to New York.
Eric Carle received many distinguished awards and honours for his work, including, in 2003, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award for his lifetime contribution to children's literature and illustration.
In 2002, fifty years after Carle's return to the United States, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art was opened in Amherst, Massachusetts. Here visitors of all ages can enjoy, in addition to Eric Carle's work, original artwork by other distinguished children's book illustrators from around the world.