The Love Letter

by Anika Aldamuy Denise

Illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins

On Sale: 04/02/2020



About the Book

∗ An Indie Next List Pick ∗

“Appealing illustrations combine with a timely message that one kind act can start a chain reaction of kindness. A sweet and far-from-cloying ode to love.” -Kirkus

Fall in love with this endearing and adorable picture book that illustrates how a little bit of heart goes a long way to making the world a better place.

Hedgehog, Bunny, and Squirrel are best friends. One day, they each find a letter. But not just any letter...

A love letter.

My word!

My whiskers!

Aww, nuts!

Someone loves them. But who The answer may surprise you!

Celebrated author Anika Aldamuy Denise and beloved illustrator Lucy Ruth Cummins deliver this heartwarming tale about a wonderful mix-up that reminds us of the joys of friendship.

Makes for a perfect Valentine's Day gift, or for any time you want to tell someone in your life how much you love them!

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780062741578
  • ISBN 10: 0062741578
  • Imprint: HarperCollins - US
  • On Sale: 04/02/2020
  • Pages: 40
  • List Price: 29.99 AUD
  • Age: From 4 years
  • BISAC1: Children's, Teenage & educational / Romance & relationships stories (Children's - Teenage)


Anika Aldamuy Denise first heard the stories of Pura Belpre from her titi Rose, who, like Pura's family, enjoyed sharing the treasured folklore of Puerto Rico. Today, Anika is the celebrated author of several picture books including Starring Carmen!, Lights, Camera, CARMEN! and Monster Trucks. She lives with her husband and three daughters in Rhode Island. Visit her online at

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