A heart-warming and wonderfully illustrated story, The Kissing Hand addresses separation anxiety and is a great resource at the beginning of the school year, or in any situation where a child must be away from parents.
As the story begins, 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.
This New York Times #1 Bestseller is written by Audrey Penn and illustrated by Ruth E. Harper and Nancy M. Leak.
• The Kissing Hand • Hardcover, 24-page book • Helps children cope with parents being away