One Kiss, One Hug by Jason Chapman

One Kiss, One Hug

Written by Jason Chapman

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A lovely, warm hug of a story, this deliciously funny and resonant book showcases a stunning new illustration style from an established author/illustrator.


One Kiss, One Hug by Jason Chapman

Ben is a baby bear who just can't get to sleep. He's tried both sides of the pillow, he's kicked his covers off and pulled them back on again; he's even tried counting salmon, but that just made him hungry. But maybe he could get to sleep if he called Mum and Dad for just one more kiss and one more hug...?

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Warm, funny bedtime story for reading before lights-out -- Sally Morris Daily Mail Fantastically expressive and humorous illustrations (the interiors of Chez-Bear are particularly endearing) bring to life a tale which will be all too familiar to many sleep-deprived parents who long for a bit of peace and quiet. A charming bedtime story told with warmth, wit and understanding Booktrust Oh what a sweet book this is! Such a recognisable scene, parents everwhere will be able to relate to this! ... Definitely a book to celebrate the family -- Becky Book Reviews for Mums

About the Author

Jason Chapman

Jason Chapman has produced illustrations for the Natural History Museum, the Singapore Science Centre and Chicago Field Museum. He is the Artist in Residence at The Battersea Dog’s and Cat’s home and has illustrated numerous children's books. He also wrote and illustrated Stan and Mabel and Ted, Bo and Diz: The First Adventure. He lives in Devon with his wife and three children.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Red Fox Picture Books an imprint of Random House Children's Books

Publication date

2nd February 2012




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