Robot in Love

Written &  Illustrated by T. L. McBeth

Holt Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9781250185938

40 Pages, Ages 4-8

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When a shiny, beautiful stranger catches Robot's eye, he knows she's the one. He thinks about her all the time. He even makes her a gift. But will he be able to keep his circuits from overheating and work up the courage to talk to her? T. L. McBeth spins a funny and heartwarming story of love―perfect for sharing at Valentine's!

  • Kirkus Review - " McBeth has found a way to give a metal robot a heart and feelings through body language and facial expressions. A love story that’s anything but robotic."  

  • Booklist Review - "Robot’s cartoonish love story ends with a happily-ever-after that will send kids’ laugh functions into overdrive."

  • School Library Journal -  "A super-fun, sweet, and fast read-aloud for fans of robots, love, and toast."

  • named Robot in Love one of “The best Valentine's Day children's books 2019!”

  • A Scholastic Book Club selection.