Just before Valentineâ's Day, Henry and his classmates discover a heart-shaped box on their teacher Mr. McCarthyâ's desk. Whoâ's it for? As the students spy on Mr. McCarthy, they see him talking to the playground monitor, smiling at the lunch lady, and eating with the French teacher! How many girlfriends does Mr. McCarthy have? When Henry finally asks Mr. McCarthy just who that heart-shaped box is forâ?the class gets a big surprise!
Nancy Carlsonâ's humorous text and candy-colored illustrations showcase just how sweet Valentineâ's Day can be.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Holidays + Celebrations / Valentine's Day, School + Education