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I Love You All the Time


I Love You All the Time speaks to the power of caregivers’ steady love to help children develop confidence, resilience, and emotional agility with words of affirmation for kids.

Parents and teachers want strategies for helping preschoolers manage their emotions. But to effectively teach emotional self-regulation strategies, children first need to know they are safe and loved—all the time. Even when they lose their temper, even when they stay up too late, or lose their shoes, or yell at their friend. The steady love of a caregiver can help children thrive, even when life is challenging.

Written from the perspective of a caring adult speaking to a child, I Love You All the Time strengthens relationships by addressing the common childhood fear: Am I loved all the time? Its charming rhyme, words of affirmation for kids, and heartwarming message make the book perfect for storytime, home, the preschool classroom, and whenever children need a reminder that they’re loved.
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ISBN: 978-1-63198-506-5
Interest Level: Ages 2–6
Reading Level: 1
Guided Reading Level: F
Illustrated: color illust.
Trim Size: 10" x 10"
Page Count: 32
Praise for I Love You All the Time

“An ideal pick for putting little ones to bed.”—Foreword Reviews

“A comforting book about the power of unconditional love that’s instructive for caregivers and young readers alike.”—Kirkus Reviews 

“A young child experiences the ups and downs of everyday life while hearing the soothing refrain ‘I love you all the time’ from his caregivers. The warm watercolor and pencil illustrations add even more comfort to the sweet and lilting rhythm of the story.”—School Library Journal  

I Love You All the Time helps parents and caregivers communicate the one message children most need to hear: that they are loved unconditionally. Playful rhymes, engaging illustrations, and a wise ‘Letter to Caregivers’ make this book a gift to children and adults alike. I could not recommend it more.”—Lisa Damour, Ph.D., author of Untangled and Under Pressure

Praise for the All the Time series

“Ups and downs, highs and lows—they’re par for the course as children learn and grow. Deborah Farmer Kris’s gentle, caring books assure them of adults’ love and support—all the time. A must-have series for the young children in your life.”—Dr. Michele Borba, educational psychologist, parenting and bullying-prevention expert, and author of End Peer Cruelty, Build EmpathyThrivers; and Unselfie
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November 11, 2022 / DeeDee - Iowa
Beautiful Book

I loved reading this book with my deeply feeling kid. It was a verbal reminder of the unconditional love that flows to him. It sparked discussion and is something we have referred back to after challenging moments. It is a book we have both learned and grown with.


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