You are My I Love You

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Philomel Books, 2001 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
8 Reviews
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.

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User Review  - LindseyB12 - LibraryThing

I absolutely adore this book!! The story tells about the impacts that parents have on children as well as the impacts that children have on parents in such a loving, sweet way. It shows the relational balance between parent and child. It is so simple, yet so easily relatable and touching. Read full review

YOU ARE MY I LOVE YOU

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Newcomer Cusimano's tale is a celebration of the transcendent, loving bonds that exist between a parent and child. In melodic couplets, a father croons a tender lullaby to his child, describing their ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

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

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