Counting Kisses: A Kiss & Read Book


With each page of this bedtime book you'll counts kisses from 10 (ten kisses for 10 toes) to 1 (one kiss on baby's sleepy dreamy head).

Reader Enjoyment Factors:

This is a snuggly fun book that is a great addition to the bedtime routine.

Content Awareness Factors:

None, as long as you remember not to giggle too much before bedtime!

Little Kid Reaction

This immediately became one of toddler's favorite bedtime books. By the second reading, s/he was presenting her body parts at the right time for kissing!

Parent Reaction

This is a fun interactive book. The pictures exude warmth, with different members of the family kissing baby.

Type of Book:
This cuddly book is full of repetition and alliteration--great for the wind-down at the end of the day.
Educational Themes:

Counting and family love are the predominant themes of this book.

Reading Level:
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
3 to 6
Recommended Age To Read Together:
0 to 3
Age of child:
Started reading with a 22-month daughter.
Purchase Recommendation:
Buy this book! Even if you don't want to read it right before bedtime, it is a great bonding end-of-day book.

Title Counting Kisses: A Kiss & Read Book
Author Karen Katz
Publisher Little Simon, Imprint Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing © 2003
Illustrators Karen Katz
ISBN 068985658X
Material Board Book
Genres Math
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