"Every mother and child needs to share this book. You won't forget [it]. This book captures your heart and won't let go. I can't tell you more, the tears are starting." ------St. Charles Journal
A young woman holds her newborn son and looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him:
I'll love you forever, I'll like you for always, As long as I'm living, My baby you'll be.
This is the story of how that little boy goes through the stages of childhood and grows up to be a man. It is also about the enduring nature of parents' love and how it crosses generations.
This is an extraordinarily different story by Robert Munsch. It's a gentle affirmation of the love a parent feels for his or her child. Sheila McGraw's soft and colorful pastels perfectly complement the sentiment of this book.
"Love You Forever" is a book that both children and adults will enjoy--over and over again.
This book is deeply personal to the author. Munsch dedicated the book! "to Sam and Gilly," two stillborn babies his wife delivered before the couple adopted their three children. The repeating refrain in the book is a song he made up for these babies.
Robert Munsch has been a storyteller for children for more than 20 years. Kids love his funny and irreverent tales like "The