The Goodnight Train (Google eBook)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Sep 1, 2006 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
28 Reviews
All aboard for Dreamland! Hold on to your pillow because the Goodnight Train is taking off. Roll that corner, rock that curve, and soar past mermaids, leaping sheep, and even ice-cream clouds. You won't want to miss a thing, so whatever you do, don't . . . close . . . your . . . eyes!            With soothing, lyrical words and magical illustrations, June Sobel and Laura Huliska-Beith have created a nighttime fantasy that's guaranteed to make even the most resistant sleeper snuggle up tight.


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Lovely rhyme, beautiful illustrations. - Goodreads
Rhyme Time, fun visuals, charasmatic. - Goodreads
Very sweet goodnight story with great illustrations. - Goodreads
The pictures were amazing in it. - Goodreads
First of all, the detailed illustrations were amazing. - Goodreads
The pictures are busy and a bit zany. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Bridget Gambaiani - Goodreads

I really enjoyed reading this one out loud. The variety of train noises was fantastic. The pictures are busy and a bit zany. The images don't all make sense, but it is fun to look at. My son has ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Feeding into my son's train fascination, this book is another great example of imaginative writing. Set to a rhyming text, the story is about a train full of beds and small children that is going ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

JUNE SOBEL is the talented author of B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC, illustrated by Melissa Iwai, and Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC, illustrated by Henry Cole. She lives in Westlake Village, California.

LAURA HULISKA-BEITH has illustrated many popular books for children, including The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill and Ten Little Ladybugs by Melanie Gerth. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri.

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