Our favourite picture books of 2010
It's been another brilliant year of amazing picture books – here's our review of Junior Editor's choices for 2010
The Biggest Kiss by Joanna Walsh and Judi Abbot Simon & Schuster, £5.99, 3+
“Kisses on noses, kisses on toes-es, sudden kisses when you least supposes…” Tender kisses abound in this delightful book as creatures of all kinds, great and small, are puckering up to show their devotion, whether it be worms in love or snow-bound polar bears, dancing penguins or lovelorn owls. Written in a warm and witty rhyming text, with soft illustrations imbued with comic touches, this affectionate tale wraps around readers like a warm embrace and leaves you feeling all kissy-cuddly – perfect for bedtime.
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