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You Are My I Love You

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You Are My I Love You

By Maryann K. Cusimano; Satomi Ichikawa (Illustrator)

Philomel Books, Hardcover, 9780399233920, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2001

Description
The all-time classic, bestselling ode to the love shared between parent and child. Perfect for new parents, baby showers, christenings, and sharing at bedtime.
I am your parent; you are my child.
I am your quiet place; you are my wild.

I am your favorite book; you are my new lines.
I am your nightlight; you are my starshine.

A day in the life of parent and child--full of smiles and giggles, messes and meals, boundless energy and well-earned rest. Not to mention lots of love. Here, in simple rhyming verse accompanied by colorful, playful illustrations by world-renowed artist Satomi Ichikawa, is one such day. Share it with others and treasure the memories.



About the Author
Satomi Ichikawa, creator of the Nora books, lives in Paris, France.


Praise For You Are My I Love You

"The rhythmic and lyrical text of this beautifully illustrated picture book explores the special connections between a parent and child...The joy and movement of running, spinning, splashing, and hugging are all captured in a warm and lighthearted manner.  An appealing choice for bedtime sharing." -School Library Journal