Title: If Kisses Were Colors Author: Janet lawler Illustrator: Alison Jay Publisher: Dial (March 31, 2003) Format: Hardcover; Pgs 32 Genre: Children’s Source: Library Ages: 3 and up
Beautiful folk art illustrations by Alison Jay are used to tell the story of how important and wondrous kisses can be. Whether kisses are pebbles on the beach or flowers in a garden or even acorns that grown into beautiful oak trees, they represent a tangible thing that have lasting impact.
Read this wonderful book to your young one and tell them that as Janet Lawler said:
If kisses were blankets You’d always be warm Wrapped up from the cold During winter’s worst storm