What Is Love?

A beautiful fable about the nature of love.

"What is love?" a young boy asks. "I can't answer that," his grandmother says, and so the boy goes out into the world to find out. But while each person he meets—the fisherman, the actor, and others—has an answer to his question, not one seems quite right. Could love really be a fish, or applause, or the night? Or could it actually be something much closer to home? This tender, funny tale is an original take on the "I love you" story, a picture book treasure for all ages to read and cherish.

  • What Is Love?, hardcover
  • Written by Mac Barnett and illustrated by Carson Ellis
  • 44 pages
  • 11 x 9 inches