I Love You, Be Careful

Press Release - October 1, 2010

Authors Judy Snider and Joan Dickow team up and collaborate with artist Cady Driver to bring a heartwarming picture book that will bring smiles to every reader. I Love You, Be Careful, their new book made available through Xlibris, presents the different images that give meaning to a five-word expression of sincerity.

From the moment one is born to the time he/she become an adult, there is always the constant reminder of being careful. Regardless of the country lived in or the language spoken, the words “be careful” follow a person in every endeavor taken. From parents to friends to family to children, this loving expression is uttered at least once a day. I Love You, Be Careful captures these “Be Careful” moments to make readers reflect and feel blessed for these times. As well, it includes a page to personalize it as a gift for adults and children.

With fascinating illustrations and an uplifting message, I Love You, Be Careful allows one to relive poignant memories of a loved one going away to school, to play, to work, or to anywhere that need such heartwarming words. It is an endearing book that celebrates the relationships and companionships that make life more beautiful.

For more information on this book, interested parties may log on to Xlibris.com.

About the Authors

Joan Dickow, Judy's sister, lives in Berkley, Michigan, with her husband, Fred and their cat, Coffee. This is her first book and she is currently working on her second picture book, The Porch Fairy.

Judy Snider, Joan's sister, lives in Virginia Beach, Virginia, with her husband, Gil, and two silly cats. She is the author of the CWA award-winning children's picture book, Goldy's Baby Socks, and on a team of authors of The Sacred Purse.

About the Illustrator

Cady Driver paints portraits and murals, teaches art, and donates her work to charitable organizations. She has also illustrated Icky, Sticky Pancake World by Patrick Wynn. More of her work can be viewed online at www.ArtByCady.com. She can be contacted at Cady@ArtByCady.com. She currently resides in Raleigh, NC with her husband and home schools her three children.

I Love You, Be Careful * by Judy Snider and Joan Dickow

Publication Date: September 27, 2010

Picture Book; $15.99; 36 pages; 978-1-4535-6115-7

Picture Book Hardcover; $21.99; 36 pages; 978-1-4535-6116-4

Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7879. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7879.

For more information on self-publishing or marketing with Xlibris, visit www.Xlibris.com. To receive a free publishing guide, please call (888) 795-4274.