Also by Joanne Ryder and Melissa Sweet:
Won’t You Be My Kissaroo?
978-0-15-202641-7$16.00 CL / $18.95 CAN 978-0-15-205820-3 $10.00 PA / $11.95 CAN
Also illustrated by Melissa Sweet:
Baby Bear’s Chairs
Written by Jane Yolen 978-0-15-205114-3 $16.00 CL / $18.95 CAN
Won’t You Be My Hugaroo?
Lap Board Book
, illustrated by
“Tender rhyming couplets, winsome watercolors, and a title that’s the very deﬁnition of the proverbial offer you can’t refuse.” —
It’s play time at the amusement park, and there are
of hugs to go around. From the spinning twirly hug to the playful catch-you hug—and even to the long goodbye hug when nobody wants to leave—each one is a celebration of a friendship and of a special moment. This lovable board book features a photo frame to hold a picture of you and your hugaroo.
is the author of many books for children, including
Won’t You Be My Kissaroo?,
illustrated by Melissa Sweet. She lives in Paciﬁc Grove, California.
has illustrated numerous picture books and is a recipient of a Caldecott Honor award. She lives in Rockport, Maine.
A lap-size board book with photo frame—perfect for sharing with your hugaroo!
January Ages up to 3PreK 30 pages10 ¾ x 9 ¼CTN 16 Terr: US, C, ORights:B/T/P/M:
HMHBoard book Hardcover edition:$16.00 CL / $18.95 CAN978-0-15-205778-7 Board book edition:$6.95 BB / $7.95 CAN978-0-15-206298-9
$11.99 BB / $13.99 CAN978-0-547-51073-6
Houghton Mifin Harcourt Children's Book Group • Fall 2011
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