Aishiteruze Baby (愛してるぜ ベイベ ) also known as I Love You, Baby is a shōjo romance manga by Yoko Maki. The series is about a teenage boy, Kippei, who becomes the caretaker of his 5-year-old cousin, Yuzuyu, after her mother abandons her. Both the manga and anime have been praised for successfully mixing serious issues with a light-hearted tone.
Writer and Illustrator: Yōko Maki (槙ようこ ) born July 11, 1981 is a Japanese manga artist best known for Aishiteruze Baby. Maki debuted in 1999 with Love Service! in Ribon Original magazine.
Genre: Slice of life story, Romance, shōjo.
Recommended age: 13+