My Love is For You
Board book, Picture book, Paper over boards
Juvenile: Age (years) from 0 - 2, Grade (CAN) exact P, Grade (US) exact P, Reading age from 0 - 2
JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / Seasons
Mar 26, 2019
7 x 7 x 0.5 in
full color images
FSC certified – mixed sources C106973
Orca Book Publishers
- Author Bio
My love for you is pure. My love for you is fierce. My love for you is endless.
Celebrated poet Susan Musgrave weaves the purity, strength and sweetness of love with simple joys from nature experienced through the seasons. Marilyn Faucher's vibrant illustrations are a lovely complement to Musgrave's prose, and together these elements introduce babies and toddlers to the delight of cold summer plums, a shower of cherry blossom petals and the endlessness of love. A perfect read-aloud, this poetic board book will foster warmth and closeness with the littlest ones in your life
Key Selling Points
A perfect read-aloud, this poetic board book portrays the sweetness of love with the joys from nature experienced through the seasons.
Themes include love, dedication, seasons, natural world, toddlers, babies.
Susan Musgrave has written multiple books for children including More Blueberries! (2015) and Love You More (2014).
Susan Musgrave is an award winning writer who has been nominated multiple times for the Governor General's Award including for her book Oragami Dove (2011).
Marilyn Faucher’s book Animals Can Do Too (2017) was a Best Books for Kids and Teens
Marketing and Promotional Plans
Print and online advertising campaigns
Promotion at national and regional school, library and trade conferences
Extensive ARC distribution, including NetGalley
Blog and social media promotion
"An ode to maternal love. Excellent."
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"The message of unconditional parental love cannot be missed...If your love is sweet like honey, share this with a child your love is for."
- Kirkus Reviews
"This is a lyrical story with lovely illustrations."
- Youth Services Book Reviews