Did you read my last post about connecting with kids through reading this year? How about a picture book instead of a greeting card for Valentine’s Day? Here are a few we love and recommend!
Ten (or so) Favorite Books for LOVE DAY
“If you run away, I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.” I adore this classic mediation on unconditional love— like Psalm 139, “Where can I go?” Buy now.
“Love is noisy midnight feedings, shoe box right beside the bed.” So cute! Buy now.
“No one can resist my unbelievable hugging. I am the hug machine!” This book is hilarious and sweet. Buy now.
“You are the cherry on my cake; you make the sun shine brighter; you make my heart flutter.” Huge fan of everything Eric Carle does! Buy now.
“Did I tell you today that I love you?” Another heartwarming testament to a parent’s unconditional love. Buy now.
“We want to know you. And be close to you. Please show us how.” Let your little ones know: you are loved. Buy now.
“Sometimes my heart feels like a big yellow star, shiny and bright.” A unique book with fun heart shaped cutouts for helping children understand the feelings in their hearts. Buy now.
“On a cold afternoon, in a cold little town, where everywhere you looked was either the white of snow or the black of soot from chimneys, Annabelle found a box filled with yarn of every color.” See the world transformed by love in this multiple award-winning picture book. Buy now.
“When I first held you, my heart grew.” Such a sweet simple book about love and family. Buy now.
Can’t leave out my pink handbag with heart window– my very first own picture book! –she’d be very sad if she were left off this list of pink and hearts and love. Buy now.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
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