The Yuckiest, Stinkiest, Best Valentine Ever

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Dial Books for Young Readers, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Even boys will fall in love with this valentine!

Leon has a crush. A let-her-cut-in-line-at-the-water-fountain kind of crush. And he's got the perfect valentine. But this valentine has no intention of getting caught up in any romantic conspiracy. "Love is yucky, kid! Valentine's Day is all about CANDY!" the card yells at Leon, before leaping out the window and running away, leaving Leon to chase it across town, collecting interested kids along the way.

Here is a hilarious take on the holiday that boys love to hate, the most complex holiday of them all. Saying "I love you" has never been so yucky or so sweet.

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Review: The Yuckiest, Stinkiest, Best Valentine Ever

User Review  - Krissy Stoeger - Goodreads

excellent I would read again and again. Such a cute story and well told Read full review

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User Review  - Emyrose8 - Goodreads

4.5- Aww! Reminds me of the Gingerbread Man story, except with a runaway Valentine. Read full review

About the author (2012)

Brenda Ferber lives in Deerfield, Illinois.

Tedd Arnold lives in Elmira, New York.

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