I Love You, Baby (Hardcover)

By Giles Andreae, Emma Dodd (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, 9781484722305, 32pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2015

List Price: 15.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

With delightful verse and cuddly pictures, this book captures the joy and excitement of welcoming a new baby to the family from a toddler's point of view. Sweet and loving, it's the perfect introduction for older siblings as they wait to meet their new brother or sister.
Praise for I Love My Mommy

* "Andreae and Dodd team up to create a winning read-aloud for the very young...The large format and warm tone make this truly perfect for little ones."
-Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"[W]ill be a hit at storytimes."
-School Library Journal


Praise for I Love My Daddy

"A pleasingly rhythmic text paired with oversized illustrations in black-outlined saturated brights ensures instant appeal for the youngest readers."
-Kirkus Reviews

"[T]he singsong rhythm and bold, colorful, expressive illustrations will have kid appeal. At the same time, the vocabulary and positive attributes (kind, clever, polite) will have adult appeal."
-Booklist

"Whether out on the town or cuddling on the couch, Dad, Daughter, and an ever-present stuffed rabbit radiate a comfortable warmth that will resonate with young listeners."
-School Library Journal


About the Author

Giles Andreae is the award-winning, best-selling author of Rumble in the Jungle, Giraffes Can't Dance, and the companions to this book, I Love My Daddy and I Love My Mommy, which won the Booktrust Early Years Award. He lives in London.



Emma Dodd has written and illustrated several books, including No Matter What; I Don't Want a Posh Dog!; and the Booktrust Early Years Award-honored What Pet to Get? She also illustrated I Love My Daddy, I Love My Mommy, the popular Amazing Baby series, and the Dot and Dash series. Emma lives with her family in Surrey, England.


Praise For I Love You, Baby

PRAISE FOR I LOVE MY MOMMY

* "Andreae and Dodd team up to create a winning read-aloud for the very young...The large format and warm tone make this truly perfect for little ones."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

PRAISE FOR I LOVE MY DADDY

"[T]he singsong rhythm and bold, colorful, expressive illustrations will have kid appeal. At the same time, the vocabulary and positive attributes (kind, clever, polite) will have adult appeal."—Booklist

PRAISE FOR I LOVE MY DADDY

"A pleasingly rhythmic text paired with oversized illustrations in black-outlined saturated brights ensures instant appeal for the youngest readers."—Kirkus Reviews

PRAISE FOR I LOVE MY DADDY

"Whether out on the town or cuddling on the couch, Dad, Daughter, and an ever-present stuffed rabbit radiate a comfortable warmth that will resonate with young listeners."—School Library Journal