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Faced with telling toddler daughter she can't hug her grandparents, Stanford doctor pens children's book

Original post made on May 20, 2020

How do you explain to a toddler that she can't hug her grandparents right now? Dr. Ben Lindquist wrote rhymes compiled in a new book.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 1:48 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by E miller
a resident of Palo Alto Orchards
on May 20, 2020 at 10:48 am

Where can I buy this book? Price?

Posted by Sl3
a resident of Evergreen Park
on May 20, 2020 at 11:16 am

Re: E Miller,

"Shortly thereafter, they self-published the book, "I Love You When You're Close and When You're Far Away" through Amazon." See paragraph 10 in the PA Online story. The link takes you right to the book. It doesn't seem to work here in the comment box where I am typing.

Posted by Palo Alto Nana
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on May 20, 2020 at 11:39 am

Just ordered the book via Amazon. I'm sending it to my 4 year old grandson, who wonders if we can see each other "when the bad germs go away".

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