by Catherine Hernandez
illus. by Syrus Marcus Ware
Arsenal Pulp Press, 2019.
32 p. : col. ill. ; cm.
ISBN: 1551527790 ; 9781551527796
Summary: Featuring tender-hearted illustrations by renowned artist Syrus Marcus Ware, I Promise captures with love and honesty the intimate moments of parenting in all their messy glory -- from dealing with a kid who doesn’t want to brush their teeth to looking under the bed for monsters to cuddling after a long day. This charming picture book showcases the many shapes, sizes, and colors that families come in, emphasizing that every queer family starts with the sacred promise to love a child.