cover image How about a Hug?

How about a Hug?

Nancy Carlson. Viking Children's Books, $15.99 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-670-03506-9

Fans of Nancy Carlson will embrace How About a Hug? In her latest effort, Carlson reveals all the reasons, big and small, for giving and receiving the loving squeezes. ""It's for cold Monday mornings when you have to get up for school. It goes really well with pancakes and eggs. What is it?"" Turn the page to find out: it's ""A Good Morning Hug!"" Carlson's engaging animal characters brighten the pages of this warm and fuzzy title. (Sept.)