Yes Valentine’s Day is only a few days away. It seemed that the Lehigh Valley was to get hit with another wintry storm – now it looks like it is all clear and there will be nothing but “love in the air.” That, however, was not quite the case in Ruby Valentine Saves the Day by Laurie Friedman and illustrated by Lynne Avril.
In this charming tale a young girl, Ruby Valentine, and her pal, Lovebird, plan the best Valentine’s Day party in Heartland. Ruby Valentine puts her “heart” into making everything just lovely for Valentine’s Day – though she never checked the weather forecast. Yikes. She wakes on February 14th and it has snowed everyone in. But Ruby and Lovebird have a plan. They’ll bring Valentine’s Day to Heartland – she and Lovebird sled off down the mountain with treats and Valentine’s galore. Will Ruby and Lovebird save Valentine’s Day or will Heartland be crushed? Find out in this charming, colorful, lovely , rhyming tale – Ruby Valentine Saves the Day by Laurie Friedman.