Just before Valentine?s Day, Henry and his classmates discover a heart-shaped box on their teacher Mr. McCarthy?s desk. Who?s it for? As the students spy on Mr. McCarthy, they see him talking to the playground monitor, smiling at the lunch lady, and eating with the French teacher! How many girlfriends does Mr. McCarthy have? When Henry finally asks Mr. McCarthy just who that heart-shaped box is for?the class gets a big surprise!
Nancy Carlson?s humorous text and candy-colored illustrations showcase just how sweet Valentine?s Day can be.
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-Carlson+s familiar characters provide a sweetly thought-provoking Valentine interlude for the early-elementary set.+ –Kirkus Reviews
About Nancy Carlson
This year illustrator and author Nancy Carlson published her 44th children’s book. Her specialty is teaching kids to feel good about themselves and others.Kids, parents, teachers and even book critics think she does a great job. That’s because she is… More about Nancy Carlson
Published by Viking Books for Young Readers Dec 26, 2008| 32 Pages| 4-6 years| ISBN 9780670062676