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I LOVE YOU MORE

Author: Laura Duksta

Illustrator: Karen Keesler

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Publisher: Jabberwocky, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc.,

Material: hard cover

Summary: While taking a walk, a son asks his mother about how much she loves him. After she's offered her answer, she asks the same question of him. This is a flip-sided picture book about expressing love.

Type of Reading: bedtime story, playtime reading, read aloud book, learning to read, interactive reading

Recommended Age: read together: 2 to 9; read yourself: 6 to 9

Interest Level: 2 to 6

Reading Level: 2.8

Age of Child: Read with 6-year-old child.

Young Reader Reaction: Our child thought that flipping the book was cool. S/he could relate to many of the contrasts and superlatives.

Adult Reader Reaction: This is a sweet poem. It falls in the same category as Guess How Much I Love You? We like how it distinguishes itself by letting the child draw on some of his favorite things to describe his love. It's nice that child can "go first" reading, just by flipping the book.

Pros: This picture book offers a mother and child a shared experience of expressing their love.

Cons: None.

Borrow or Buy: Borrow. This is a sweet poem, but it is still like many other "I Love You" books. This would make a nice gift book for a mom-to-be or new mom.

If You Liked This Book, Try: GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU   I LOVE YOU ALL THE TIME   I LOVE YOU SO …

Educational Themes: This is a book about expressing your love. The format readily invites your child t create his own superlatives about how much he loves someone (or something).

Literary Categories: Fiction - picture book, family, poetry

Date(s) Reviewed: November 2007

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