How Far Do You Love Me?

Written and illustrated by Lulu Delacre

Hardcover: $11.95

Based on a bedtime game author/illustrator Lulu Delacre played with her young daughters, How Far Do You Love Me? is an “I love you” book with a twist.

With every expression of love, readers visit one of thirteen different locations around the world, each a beautifully illustrated scene of adults and children in a place of natural beauty.

Watch Lulu Delacre's interview with Reading Rockets

About the Creators

Thumb_thumb Lulu Delacre - Author, Illustrator

is the author and illustrator of many award-winning children's books, as well as a nonfiction novel for teens. Winner of several Pura Belpré Award Honors, Delacre has been named a Maryland Woman in the Arts and served as a juror for the 2003 National Book Awards. A native of Puerto Rico, Delacre lives with her husband in Silver Spring, Maryland. For more information about Lulu Delacre visit

Photo: Arturo Betancourt

About This Title


Hardcover: 9781600608827


Best Children's Books of the Year
Bank Street College of Education

Best Latino Books of 2013, The Latinidad List

Guided Reading:




Interest Level:

Grades PreK - 3

Reading Level:

Grades 2 - 3


Colors, Nature/Science, Multiethnic interest, Environment/Nature, Cultural Diversity, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Empathy/Compassion, Gratitude, Optimism/Enthusiasm, Realistic Fiction, Water

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