I Love You As Much... Board Book

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Harper Collins, Apr 23, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 24 pages
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Celebrate Mother's Day every day. This celebration of the bond between mothers and their babies can be shared at naptime or bedtime or whenever it is time to say "I love you."

"Written in quatrains that break into couplets across each double page, this lullaby rhyme catalogues various animals and their offspring, describing each mother's testament of love." School Library Journal.

"The light-drenched, golden-toned pictures exert a quietly hypnotic effect on both reader and listener, aided by the lullaby's sonorous repetition of each mother animal's love poem to her baby." New York Times


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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

``Said the mother bear to her child,/`I love you as much as the forest has trees''': eight animals utter similar comparisons, sometimes involving food (the sheep loves the lamb ``as much as the grass ... Read full review

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User Review  - conuly - LibraryThing

Various animals give appropriate comparisons as to how much they love their child, everybody goes awww, and the baby goes to sleep. Really quite sweet, and beautiful artwork. A good gift for somebody's first mother's day, or for their baby shower. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Laura Krauss Melmed is author of Capital! Washington D.C. from A to Z and New York, New York! The Big Apple from A to Z, also illustrated by FranÉ Lessac; I Love You As Much . . . , illustrated by Henri Sorensen; and the critically acclaimed The Rainbabies, illustrated by Jim LaMarche. She lives with her husband in Washington, D.C.

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