February, the month of love, & valentines day celebration makes for a happy time (especially when you're celebrating with kids, who are easy to please!)
We have been counting down to Valentines Day at our house & reading some of these heartwarming favorites. Please feel free to share any of your family favorites with me below!
Love, Friendship & Valentines Books:
1. How Do I Love Thee?
by: Jennifer Adams
(Three friends are adventuring in nature & meanwhile share the joy of friendship in their journey.)
2. Love Monster
by: Rachel Bright
(This is the story of a little monster trying to fit in with all the other critters in Cutesville. But...he's not so cute; & that makes it hard to fit in.
3. Happy Valentines Day, Little Critter
by: Mercer Meyer
(Little Critter is excited for Valentines Day at school; he makes a box to collect all his valentines & Secret Cupid in & then he makes an extra special valentine card for his mama.)
4. Pinkalicious: Pink of Hearts
by: Victoria Kann
(Pinkalicious is just as excited as anyone to exchange valentines with her class at school. But after dreaming of an amazing valentine, & creating an awesome valentine card for her friend Alison, Pinkalicious gets a little disappointed with the valentine she receives....at first. Until she finds a hidden poem inside!)
5. Bunny Roo, I Love You
by: Melissa Marr & Teagan White
(All kinds of mommy animals are portrayed as the mommy bunny reassures her baby that she will always be there to take care of it.)
6. Little Blue Truck's Valentine
by: Alice Schertle
(Little Blue is out delivering valentines to all his buddies when he wonders if he too will get any valentine cards.)
7. The Biggest Valentine Ever
by: Steven Kroll
(Mrs. Mousely asks the class to make valentines; so Clayton & Desmond decide to design one together for their teacher & surprise her! The friends are not on the same page though; one adds to much glitter, the other too many hearts, & pretty soon they rip the card in half. But then these two friends realize they can make the biggest heart valentine ever by working together.)
8. Click, Clack Moo: I Love You
by: Doreen Cronin & Betsy Lewin
(Duck is excited for Valentines day & is getting valentines ready for everyone....& getting glitter everywhere. The nice thing is, everyone is invited & welcomed to the party in the barn; even a yippy little fox who meanders over later on.)
9. You are My I Love You
by: Maryann Cusimano
(A mama bear tells her baby cub all the ways the baby means love to her.)
10. The Day it Rained Hearts
by: Felicia Bond
(Cornelia Augusta begins collecting hearts when it rains & then she brings them home & decorates them as cutesy valentines for all her animal pals.)
11. Love Around the World
by: Lonely Planet Kids & Alli Brydon
(A beautiful, cultural portrayal of how love is expressed throughout the world. Beautiful henna designs from India & lighting lanterns on Chinese New Year are just a couple of the highlights of this book!)
12. I Love You To the Moon & Back
by: Amelia Hepworth
(A cute little rhyming board book, as a mama polar bear puts her cub to bed.)
13. Valentine Blessings
by: Mike Berenstain
(So many loved ons to celebrate for Valentines.)
14. Here Comes Valentine Cat
by: Deborah Underwood & Claudia Rueda
(Oh that troublesome cat! He's back just in time for Valentines day & he is determined not to make valentines for his neighbors ....especially Dog. Dog doesn't play very nice & Cat wants to send him an angry valentine.)
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