The Kissing Hand

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Child Welfare League of America, Jan 1, 1993 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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In this contemporary classic Chester Raccoon seeks love and reassurance from his mother as he ventures out into the world to attend his very first day of school.

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Healing Little Ones Fears

User Review  - jimmymon - Overstock.com

This story is valuable for any children who are suffering from separation anxiety. Its a comforting story that gives a simple solution This is a valuable story for children who have separation anxiety. It gives a comforting solution to empower the child. Read full review

Love this book!!

User Review  - jennie1130 - Overstock.com

If you have a child that has a difficult time going to school get this book. I first got it when my son at 5 now 23 was having a difficult time going to school. I got this book and read it to him ... Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Penn takes her educational program, the Writing Penn, into schools, libraries, and children's hospitals. She is a sought-after conference speaker for groups of teachers and other professionals who work with children.

Ruth E. Harper is Professor of Counseling and Human Resource Development at South Dakota State University, where she coordinates the college student personnel track. Harper has been a counselor and administrator at the postsecondary level for many years. Harper s research and writing focuses on college student mental health issues, American Indian college students, and career counseling.

Leak is a specialist in printmaking. She works and exhibits with a group of seven women called Printmakers Plus, as well as with other local and national organizations.

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