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I Love You

By Giles Andreae
Illustrated by Emma Dodd

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

An exuberant and heartwarming book from the bestselling, award-winning creators of I Love My Mummy and I Love My Daddy. This is the perfect gift for children and adults to mark any special occasion.

A warm and joyful look at a child's world and all the things they love: friends, grandparents, toys, games, delicious food and the moon and stars up above!

From bestselling author Giles Andreae, whose rhyming text perfectly captures the joyful exuberance of young children, and the award-winning Emma Dodd, whose cheerful colours and irrepressible illustrations delight children and their parents everywhere.

This delightful new picture book follows on from the success of I Love My Mummy, winner of the Booktrust Early Years Award, and the Sunday Times top ten bestseller I Love My Daddy.

Biographical Notes

Giles Andreae (Author)
Giles Andreae is the author of many top selling, award-winning picture books. These include Rumble in the Jungle, Commotion in the Ocean and I Love My Mummy. However, it is for the international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance that he is best known. Giles is also the creator of Purple Ronnie, Britain's favourite stickman, and of the artist/philosopher, Edward Monkton. These two ranges of greetings cards, books and merchandise have made Giles the country's top-selling living poet. Giles lives with his wife, Victoria, a children's clothes designer, and their four young children by the river in Oxfordshire.

Emma Dodd (Illustrator)
Emma was brought up in Guildford, Surrey, in a family of artists. As a child she loved the work of Peter Firmin, John Burningham and Gerald Rose, and from as far back as she can remember she wanted to be an illustrator. Emma studied Graphic Design and Illustration at Central Saint Martin's School of Art and has worked in advertising, editorial and book illustration. The I Love You range has sold over 750,000 copies and I Love My Mummy won the Book Trust Early Years Award. Emma lives in Surrey with her husband and two children and their terrier cross, Buzz, who keeps her fit and provides inspiration. The family like to spend any spare time in North Cornwall, surfing and walking in all weathers.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781408324332
  • Publication date: 05 Sep 2013
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Orchard Books
A lovely book for summer this book celebrates a child's world and the things they love best... this cheerful, celebration of happiness and love is perfect for sharing again and again. — Baby London
A joyful celebration of love... very gentle and perfect for sharing. — Bookseller
The perfect story-time reminder of all the wonderful things in life. — Daily Record
A warm joyful look at a child's typical day, from the food they to eat, to their grandparents, I Love You is packed with gentle rhymes and cheerful illustrations. — Family Interest
The simple, rhythmic text of this picture book begs to be shared. Bold outlines and bright colours combine in subtle combinations, and there's a real sense of the child's perspective. — Booktrust
A snuggly, joyful look at a child's world. — Bookseller
A toddler's eye view of the important qualities in a good mother - cuddling, drying tears, feeding, toileting, bathing, kissing and reading stories to the aforementioned toddler. What more could you ask for? — Evening Echo
The simple, rhythmic text of this picture book begs to be shared. Bold outlines and bright colours combine in subtle combinations, and there's a real sense of the child's perspective. — Booktrust
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