Love You Forever Reviewed by Children's Books for Parents on September 20.

“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, As long as I’m living, My baby you’ll be.” Since Love You Forever was first published in 1986, millions of parents have lulled their children to sleep with these affectionate words. This picture book will widen the influence of this soothing message. The story begins while … Continue reading

“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, As long as I’m living, My baby you’ll be.” Since Love You Forever was first published in 1986, millions of parents have lulled their children to sleep with these affectionate words. This picture book will widen the influence of this soothing message.

The story begins while a son has just been born. The story then continues through the life of the boy until he is a grown man. The mother continues to rock her son to sleep singing “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, as long as I’m living my baby you’ll be.” Later, the role is reversed and he holds his elderly mother and says “I’ll love you forever I’ll like you for always as long as I’m living my Mommy you’ll be.” At the very end of the story, he is the father of a little girl, rocking her to sleep singing the same song that his mother used to sing to him.

Love You Forever

By: Robert N. Munsch
Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited
Level: 8-9

“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, As long as I’m living, My baby you’ll be.” Since Love You Forever was first published in 1986, millions of parents have lulled their children to sleep with these affectionate words. This picture book will widen the influence of this soothing message.

The story begins while a son has just been born. The story then continues through the life of the boy until he is a grown man. The mother continues to rock her son to sleep singing “I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, as long as I’m living my baby you’ll be.” Later, the role is reversed and he holds his elderly mother and says “I’ll love you forever I’ll like you for always as long as I’m living my Mommy you’ll be.” At the very end of the story, he is the father of a little girl, rocking her to sleep singing the same song that his mother used to sing to him.