About the Author

A Hug Is for Holding Me Hardcover – December 11, 2018

by  Lisa Wheeler (Author), Lisk Feng (Illustrator)

Lisa Wheeler is the author of several award-winning picture books, including Sixteen Cows and One Dark Night, as well as Mammoths on the Move, which received a Parents’ Choice Recommended Award. She is also the author of Abrams Appleseed’s Babies Can Sleep Anywhere. Lisa lives near Detroit. Lisk Feng is an award-winning illustrator originally from China. She graduated with an MFA in illustration from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014 and now works as a New York–based freelance illustrator.

A Hug Is for Holding Me is a sweet, cozy book about love and affection and invites children to engage with the natural world in a fresh, new way. Some hugs are tight and some hugs are snug . . . but guess who gives the BEST hugs?


Product details

Age Range: 3 - 5 years

Grade Level: Preschool - Kindergarten

Hardcover: 24 pages

Publisher: Abrams Appleseed (December 11, 2018)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1419728261

ISBN-13: 978-1419728266

Product Dimensions: 9 x 9 inches