A young woman holds her newborn son, whose eyes are closed. She looks at him lovingly and sings: “I’ll love you forever. I’ll like you for always.” Softly she sings to her baby, who is innocent yet wise beyond his years: “As long as I’m living, my baby, you’ll be.” A tender, beautiful story of love and knowledge, this new edition of Robert Munsch’s classic book tells what it means to be a parent in our changing world.
If ever there were a book that demonstrated how much parents love their children, it’s Love You Forever by Robert Munsch. In this heartwarming tale, an infant is born to two young parents who can’t wait to show their son how loving he is. Over and over again, the father shows his newfound family how much he loves them—and they respond with, “I love you forever.”
An extraordinarily different story from the masterful hand of Robert Munsch is a gentle affirmation of the love a parent feels for their child—forever. In this quietly heartbreaking picture book, 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 what makes parenting such an extraordinary experience.
This timeless story is an excellent and moving affirmation of the love a parent feels for their child—it will also bring you new hope. Written by Robert Munsch with his signature innocent voice and whimsical humor, this tender work reminds us that if God can make anything out of love, He can make us into anything we want to be: “I’ll like you for always as long as I’m living.”
About Love You Forever Book
n extraordinarily different story by Robert Munsch is a gentle affirmation of the love a parent feels for their child—forever.
“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.”
So begins the story that has touched the hearts of millions worldwide. Since publication in l986, “Love You Forever” has sold more than 15 million copies in paperback and the regular hardcover edition (as well as hundreds of thousands of translated documents worldwide).
Sheila McGraw’s soft and colorful pastels perfectly complement the book’s sentiment—one that will be read repeatedly for years.