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About The Book

This adorable, pun-filled board book is fluttering with lovey-dovey affirmations for the cuddle bug in your life!

Hey firefly, you keep my heart warm.
You’re the sweetest melody.
A summertime swarm.

Flit along with bugs of all kinds and reassure little ones that they’re loved through wordplay and so moth love!

About The Author

Dori Elys both writes and edits children’s books. She lives in New York City with her furry best friend. 

About The Illustrator

Riley Samels is an illustrator who grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. In his free time, he is probably tending to his collection of 112 (and growing) plants. Riley has a green thumb with a passion for illustration, social justice, traveling, and good food.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Little Simon (July 17, 2024)
  • Length: 14 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781665952828

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Raves and Reviews

“A poem…with an insect theme, exuding love for a young child.”

– School Library Journal, 4/1/24

“Interesting illustrations crawling with bugs will be enjoyed by bugging entomologists.”

– School Library Journal, 4/1/24

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