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Sunday Spotlight on Children’s Books: The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn

Ever had a child who had separation anxiety? I love to share the story of “The Kissing Hand” by Audrey Penn. Story summary: It’s hard to say goodbye to your mom or dad. Little ones who have a hard time separating may enjoy this short tale about Chester Raccoon who doesn’t want to go to night school. He is scared about leaving his mommy.   Mom shares a family secret with him that helps warm Chester’s heart…and gives him the