Night Cars

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Groundwood Books Ltd, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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A baby watches the world outside his city window at night as his father explains the sights and sounds in hopes of lulling him to sleep. On board pages.
 

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User Review  - hartn - LibraryThing

Although I love this book, the overall movement of the verse is very sophisticated and not easily read through. The story is of a baby's night in the city and all the noises outside, the lights and ... Read full review

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User Review  - dangerlibearian - LibraryThing

Pretty illustrations, nonsense story, disjointed and I think unreadable. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Teddy Jam (Matt Cohen) was the pseudonymous author of many wonderful children's books, including Night Cars(which Michele Landsberg called "the Canadian Goodnight Moon"), This New Baby, and The Year of Fire, The Stoneboat, The Kid Lineand The Fishing Summer, now collected in the anthology How We Were. He was also a novelist who won the Governor General's Award for his last novel, Elizabeth and After.

Eric Beddows is a renowned illustrator who has won many awards, including the Governor General's Award for The Rooster's Gift, the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for the Zoom books, and the International Ezra Jack Keats Award bronze medal. He has also had numerous one-man shows of his artwork. He lives in Stratford, Ontario.

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